Movie About The Obamas' First Date Opens, But How Accurate Is The Flick?It's called "Southside with You," and is based on the pivotal experience between America's first couple. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Jet, Ebony Teaming Up With kweli-TV To Provide Platform For Black FilmmakersCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos talks to one local filmmaker who’s hoping to get that shot.
Local Filmmakers Taking Part In 48 Hour Film Project This WeekendIt usually takes several years and millions of dollars to write, shoot, edit and market a movie, but some Chicagoans will try to do all of that in just this coming weekend.
Review: Please Admit That 'Jurassic World' Is No 'Jurassic Park'... And Is Sorta BadThrough awful dialog and plot points, the creators of Jurassic World treat the audience like they're stupid. I don't like being treated like I'm stupid, do you?
Dyn-O-Mite! '70s-Era Series 'Good Times' May Be Resurrected As A Film"Good Times," which aired on CBS, was about an African-American family living in a poor neighborhood in Chicago.
Top 7 Environmental & Eco-Friendly FilmsIn recent years, Hollywood has financed and developed more and more films that draw attention to the effects of humans on planet earth.
Chicago International Film Fest Celebrates MilestoneBefore Sundance, before Toronto, there was Chicago. Recognized as the first international film festival in North America, this year marks its 50th anniversary.
Chicago Latino Film Festival: Get There Before It's Over!With such a great Latino community, it makes sense that Chicago would have a great Latino film festival. The 29th Chicago Latino Film Festival has started and features some of the best Spanish-speaking films in the world. So, you know, go check it out already!
Someone You Should Know: Filmmaker Shuli EschelEschel's documentary captures the history of the Maxwell Street Market. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
McHenry Drive-In Holds Fundraisers To Convert To Digital, Avoid ClosingA suburban drive-in theater is trying to keep up with the times through fundraisers. WBBM Newsradio's Lisa Fielding reports.
Best Indie Movie Theaters In ChicagoWhen it comes to independent movie theaters, get ready to look beyond the multiplex for historic and unique gems in Chicago.
Film Takes Straightforward Approach To Drug Abuse At Naperville SchoolA documentary from a Naperville teen takes a blunt look at drug use in her high school.