Movies in Chicago Theaters

Your Guide to Movies in Chicago Theaters

There are many movie theaters in Chicago to choose from when you want to see the latest blockbuster film, including the big three – AMC, Regal, and Cinemark. All of these theaters have multiple locations throughout Chicago and the suburbs.

AMC is the largest movie theater chain in the world and has several locations in Chicago. Regal Cinemas is the second-largest movie theater chain in the United States, and Cinemark takes the number three spot.

All three of the major movie theater chains in Chicago offer reclining seats, food availability, and discount specials. Reclining seats are becoming increasingly popular as well. After all, they allow you to kick back and relax while you watch the movie (and maybe even snuggle under a blanket?).

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Dine-In Movies in Chicago Theaters

You’ll find plenty of dine-in cinemas, but AMC is leading the pack amongst the big three with MacGuffins bar and seat delivery. In addition to popcorn and typical theater fare, moviegoers can now order sandwiches, burgers, pizza, salads, desserts, and pretty much anything you’ll find at a fast-casual restaurant

Whether you’re looking for the latest blockbuster film or a bargain movie ticket, there are many options for movie theaters in Chicago. You’re ready to reserve some seats now, aren’t you?!

Chicago Area Movie Theaters

Movie Theaters in the Chicago AreaAddressCityWebsite
Amc Chicago Ridge 6500 Chicago Ridge MallChicago Ridge
Amc Dine-In 600 North Michigan 9600 N Michigan AveChicago
Amc Dine-In Block 37108 N State St #434Chicago
Amc Dine-In Block 37108 N State StChicago
Amc Dine-In Block 37108 N State St #434Chicago
Amc Ford City 147601 S Cicero AveChicago
Amc Galewood Crossings 145530 W Homer StChicago
Amc River East 21322 E Illinois StChicago
Amc Theaters7601 S Cicero AveChicago
Amc Theaters600 N Michigan AveChicago
Amc Theaters700 E Grand AveChicago
Amc Theaters5530 W Homer StChicago
Amc Theatres617 E 50th PlChicago
Amc Theatres4421 S State StChicago
Amc Theatres600 N Michigan Ave 9Chicago
Amc Theatres108 N State StChicago
Asian Pop-Up Cinema322 E Illinois StChicago
Century 16 Deer Park21600 W Field PkwyDeer Park
Chatham Theatres210 W 87Th StChicago
Chicago Drive In7000 S Harlem AveBridgeviewsite isn't secure
Chicago Latino Theatre Alliance180 N Michigan Ave Ste 1250Chicago
Chitown Movies - Drive-In2343 S Throop StChicago
Cinema Chatham Powered By Emagine210 W 87th StChicago
Cinema/Chicago212 W Van Buren StChicago
Cinema/Chicago212 W Van Buren StChicago
Cinemark Melrose Park1001 W North AveMelrose Park
Cinemark Seven Bridges and IMAX6500 IL-53Woodridge
Cinemark Spring Hill Mall and XD2000 Spring Hill MallWest Dundee
Cinemark Tinseltown320 S Lincolnway StNorth Aurora
Davis Theater - Drive-In4614 N Lincoln AveChicago
Gene Siskel Film Center164 N State StChicago
Harper Theater5238 S Harper AveChicago
Kerasotes Showplace Theatres, Llc641 W Lake St Ste 305Chicago
Lakeshore Drive In1362 S Lynn White DrChicago
Landmark Century Centre Cinema2828 N Clark StChicago
McHenry Outdoor Theater1510 N Chapel Hill RdMcHenry
Omnimax Theater57Th N Lake Shore DrChicago
Regal City North IMAX & 4DX2600 N Western AveChicago
Regal Webster Place1471 W Webster AveChicago
Showplace Icon At Roosevelt Collection With Icon X1011 S Delano Ct EChicago
Showplace Icon Theatres1011 S Delano Ct EChicago
Studio Movie Grill210 W 87Th StChicago
Studio Movie Grill210 W 87th StChicago
The Logan Theatre2646 N Milwaukee AveChicago
The New 400 Theaters6746 N Sheridan RdChicago

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Frequently Asked Questions

What movie theater chains are in Chicago, Illinois?

The Windy City has quite a few movie theaters, including the big three – AMC, Regal, and Cinemark. AMC has a slightly bigger presence than its counterparts. Additionally, there are Showplace Cinemas, Studio Movie Grills, and dozens of other Chicago area movie venues.

Are there any drive-in movie theaters in the Chicago area?

Yes. Whereas some US cities have lost all of their drive-in theater options, Chicagoans are fortunate to have a few still open. There are the ChiTown Movies Drive-In, the Davis Theater Drive-In, McHenry Outdoor Theater, and the Lakeshore Drive-In. Be sure to check the schedule as these are seasonal venues.

Where can I find an IMAX Theater in Chicago, Illinois?

Chicago has a few IMAX theaters. The Regal City North includes IMAX screenings. Cinemark also offers IMAX films in its Seven Bridges location. However, AMC’s IMAX at Navy Pier, which used to feature the tallest screen in the city, has since closed.

Can I purchase cocktails at movies in Chicago theaters?

Some Chicago movie cinemas have full bars. If you’re headed to an AMC Theater with MacGuffins bar, you can order beer, wine, or liquor. Studio Movie Grill is another chain with in-theater dining and a cocktails menu.