Uncle Buck (1989) Film Locations

Filming locations for John Candy’s Uncle Buck were mostly filmed in and around the state of Illinois.


2602 Lincoln Street, Evanston, Illinois, USA (Bob Russell’s House) (Built in 1924 by architect Robert E. Seyfarth – More Info)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 42.061721, -87.709534

New Trier West High School – 7 Happ Rd., Northfield, Illinois, USA (Founded in 1901 – More Info)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 42.090190, -87.765024

5242 W. 25th Street, Cicero, Illinois, USA (Palace Bowl)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 41.845664, -87.755581

600 Romona Rd, Wilmette, Illinois, USA (Winona School)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 42.073816, -87.747000


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Official Trailer

Release: 16/08/1989

Director: John Hughes

Run Time: 100m

Age Viewing: PG

Gross: $66,758,538

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2 responses to “Uncle Buck (1989) Film Locations”

  1. Your entry for the house at 2602 Lincoln in Evanston indicates that the architect is unknown. The architect’s name is Robert E. Seyfarth – see the Wikipedia article for him and RobertSeyfarthArchitect.com

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