Gladiator (1992)

Thank You To Terri And Richard Poemape For Helping Me Track Down The Fake Diner Location And Where The Gym Was Located

  • (0:01)  Tommy Reily's House / 5320 S. Prairie Avenue, Chicago (Note: The House Has Since Been Torn Down But The Building Seen In The Second Screen Shot On E. 53rd Street Is Still There)

  • (0:03)  Reily Passes A Small Playground On His Way To School / Harding Playground; 4912 S. Calumet Avenue, Chicago

  • (0:03)  The Basketball Court Near The School / 200 S. Hoyne Avenue, Chicago (Note: The Court Is No Longer There But Stood On The Southwest Corner Of W. Adams Street And S. Hoyne Avenue)

  • (0:04)  The High School / Cregier Multiplex; 2040 W. Adams Street, Chicago

  • (0:12)  Dawn's Family Diner / Northeast Corner Of E. 63rd Street And S. University Avenue, Chicago (Note: This Diner Was Fake And Made For The Movie And Was Torn Down After The Production. Also, The El Tracks Were Removed Since The Movie Was Made)

  • (0:21)  Spot Where The Boxing Matches Are Held / Some Street On Goose Island, Chicago (Note: The Raised Road Seen In The Screen Shots Was Ogden Avenue But It Was Removed Since The Movie Was Made)

  • (0:34)  The Boxing Club Building / 1608 S. Jefferson Street, Chicago (Note: The Area Has Changed A Lot Since The Movie Was Made)

  • (0:47)  Riley Helping Abraham Lincoln Haines Out From Being Beat Up / Under The El Tracks Just South Of E. 49th Street, Chicago (Note: This Is Right Next To That Harding Playground Seen Earlier In The Movie. The House They Hide In Looks To Have Been Torn Down)

  • (0:54)  Tommy Reily's Boxing Trainer's House / 8254 S. Burley Avenue, Chicago (Note: The Church Seen In The Background Is Saint Michael's Catholic Church)

  • (0:57)  Dawn's House / 1841 W. Newport Avenue, Chicago


  1. Better than Russell Crowe's Gladiator...

    1. Absolutely. I hate that this film gets lost because it shares a title with massively successful (but pretty tedious) film.

  2. The boxing matches were filmed at 5323 s western