All Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 15 in observance of Presidents' Day.

This collection of feature films inspired by and about popular music complements the America’s Music film and discussion series.
Hollywood's Music film series
Monday, April 15, 2013
6:30pm @ Central Library

A fictionalized account of the founding of Chicago’s Chess Records and the blues giants – Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Etta James, Chuck Berry, Howlin’ Wolf – who made up its roster of talent. With Adrian Brody, Mos Def, Beyonce Knowles, Jeffrey Wright, Cedric the Entertainer. (109 minutes; R)

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