A Night In The Life Of Jimmy Reardon

Thank You To Richard Poemape For Telling Me Where Jimmy's Workplace Was Located

  • (0:01)  A Man Pushing A Broom At An El Station And Later Jimmy And His Fathher Catch A Train / Lasalle And Van Buren Station; 121 W. Van Buren Street, Chicago

  • (0:03)  No Exit Cafe / 6970 N. Glenwood Avenue, Chicago

  • (0:06)  Going To Peter's Restaurant / 742 W. Fullerton Avenue, Chicago (Note: The Diner Has Since Been Torn Down)

  • (0:15)  Lisa's House / Still Searching For This Location

  • (0:15)  The Tennis Court / 111 W. Westminster Road, Lake Forest

  • (0:25)  Jimmy Going To See His Sister At The Bowling Alley / Southport Lanes And Billiards; 3325 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago

  • (0:34)  Exterior Where Jimmy Worked / 3404 N. Southport Avenue, Chicago (Note: This Building Has Since Been Torn Down And Replaced With A New Building)

  • (0:35)  Denise's House / 1143 Forest Avenue, Evanston

  • (1:04)  Exterior Of The Dance / Michigan Shores Club; 911 Michigan Avenue, Wilmette

  • (1:22)  Jimmy Wrecking The Car / Corner Of W. Van Buren Street And S. Plymouth Court, Chicago (Note: Jimmy Was Traveling West On Van Buren When He Wrecked)


  1. I set pins at Southport Lanes while I was in high school. Leo and Ella Beitz were the owners until I went away to college in 1991. Leo told me that he didn't have a pinboy for filming that scene, so he was actually back there. A pretty good workout for a man in his late 60s!