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Gene Siskel Film Center Movie Club

Everyone's in the club! Just by attending the monthly Movie Club film and participating in the conversation, you're in!

Join us for the Gene Siskel Film Center Movie Club, which will include a post-screening conversation and a complimentary beverage.


Chicago premiere!

Welcome to Leith

2015, Michael Beach Nichols and Christopher K. Walker, USA, 86 min.


  • Fri, Oct 2nd 2:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 2nd 8:30pm
  • Sat, Oct 3rd 3:15pm
  • Mon, Oct 5th 6:00pm
  • Tue, Oct 6th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 7th 8:30pm
  • Thu, Oct 8th 8:30pm

OCTOBER 5: The 6:00 pm screening on Monday, October 5, is a Movie Club event moderated by Professor Stephen Siegel, Distinguished Research Professor of Law at the DePaul University College of law. His long-standing research interest is American legal history, although he also is highly regarded in the areas of property and constitutional law. Among his writings on the history of free speech are articles on “Injunctions for Defamation, Juries, and the Clarifying Light of 1868” and “The Origin of the Compelling State Interest Test and Strict Scrutiny.”

Chicago premiere! Movie Club Wednesday!

Jenny's Wedding

2015, Mary Agnes Donoghue, USA, 95 min. With Katherine Heigl, Tom Wilkinson.


  • Fri, Sep 18th 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 18th 8:15pm
  • Sat, Sep 19th 3:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 20th 5:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 21st 8:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 22nd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Sep 23rd 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 24th 8:00pm

SEPTEMBER 23: The 6:00 pm screening on Wednesday, September 23, is a Movie Club event, facilitated by Jim Bennett, Midwest Regional Director of Lambda Legal. He has played an instrumental role in marriage equality in Iowa and Illinois and continues to advocate for gay equality on all fronts. A graduate of the Second City Conservatory, Bennett performs sketch comedy and is a Moth GrandSLAM Champion. Join us for a post-screening conversation and a complimentary cocktail at Virgin Hotels Chicago, 203 N. Wabash. Movie ticket required for entry.