People: Dec. 30, 1985

Some people might wonder what Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal were doing out there on a Chicago street, armed and pantless. But Windy City residents can be a blase lot. Says Crystal: "There was a little old lady standing next to Hines, and she says, 'Excuse me, can I get by?' She didn't even notice that we were in our underwear and had guns!" So what did Hines do? Like a good Boy Scout, he stopped and escorted her across the street. Maybe she just assumed they were making a movie--which, of course, they were, playing a couple of wild and...

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