Lake County, Illinois Convention and Visitors Bureau - Gurnee Film Locations

Gurnee Film Locations

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (1987)

Easily excitable Neal Page is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his family, his flight is rerouted to a distant city in Kansas because of a freak snowstorm, and his sanity begins to fray. Worse yet, he is force to bunk with talkative Del Griffith, whom he finds extremely annoying. Together they must overcome the insanity of holiday travel to reach their intended destination.

The El Rancho Motel (renamed "River Trails Garden Inn")
36355 N. Skokie Highway, Gurnee
"Those Aren't Pillows Scene"

 

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