PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Musical
Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.
The musical numbers "My Own Best Friend" and "Me and My Baby" were originally written into the script, but were removed at the last minute. "My Own Best Friend" was to have taken place when Roxie and Velma are put in solitary confinement after ... ...
Miss Kelly, did you make a deal with Assistant D.A. Harrison to drop all charges against you in exchange for your testimony?
Velma Kelly: Why, sure. I'm not a complete idiot.
When Hunyak (played by Russian actress) asks Billy for help, she says, "Help me," in Russian ("Pomogite mne") instead of Hungarian.
The end credits are written in Broadway lights.
£113,386 (UK) (29 December 2002)
$170,687,518 (USA) (4 September 2003)
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