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5 most Chicago moments in 'Office Christmas Party'

While plenty of movies take place in Chicago, it’s often obvious that they weren’t filmed here. But “Office Christmas Party” shot on location in the city last spring, and the movie shows off the Windy City every chance it gets. 1. The CTAIt’s Chicago. It’s winter. Jason Bateman’s character, Josh,...

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