The Ultimate Chicago Movie Cage Match: ‘Backdraft’ vs. ‘Adventures in Babysitting’

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Brad Zibung, Justin Kaufmann and Josh Zagoren

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What is the best Chicago Movie of all-time? Is it The Blues Brothers? Ferris? The Untouchables?  Uncle Buck? Cooley High? We are down to the Sweet 16 and it’s time for you to decide.

Welcome to the No Holds Barred Ultimate Chicago Movie Cage Match. Tonight, 2 movies duke it out and only one can move to the next round. The Heckler‘s Brad Zibung thinks “Backdraft” is the best Chicago movie while WildClaw Theatre Artistic Director Josh Zagoren says you can’t get more Chicago than “Adventures in Babysitting.” What movie do you think is worthy enough to move on?


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