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Big stars, new movies on the way for Chicago film festival

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The 48th Chicago International Film Festival will kick off on Oct. 11 and run through Oct. 25.

Among the films that will be featured is action-comedy Stand Up Guys, which was produced by Chicago native Tom Rosenberg. The film's stars -- Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, Juliana Margulies, Fisher Stevens - will attend the red-carpet gala to be held in the Windy City.

The festival will close with Chicago-born Robert Zemeckis' mystery thriller Flight, which stars Denzel Washington as a pilot who miraculously crash lands his plane after a mid-air catastrophe.

To see what other films will be featured at the AMC River East, visit the official site.

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