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.
John C. Reilly is such a clown enthusiast he insisted on designing his own clown make-up for 'Mr. Cellophane'. It was also his idea to incorporate Amos' application of the make-up during the number.
You are a phony celebrity. You're a flash in the pan. In a couple of weeks, no one's gonna give a shit about you. *That's* Chicago.
In the 1920s, the electric chair had replaced hanging as Illinois' method of execution.
Dedicated to Bob Fosse, Gwen Verdon, and Robert Fryer
£113,386 (UK) (29 December 2002)
$170,687,518 (USA) (4 September 2003)
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