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New York City in Film

Keke

Keke 408 films 2

A running list of films set in or featuring New York City (in no particular order)

  • American Hustle American Hustle
  • The Conformist The Conformist
  • Trust Trust
  • Her Her
  • The Act of Killing The Act of Killing
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • City of God City of God
  • Once Upon a Time in the West Once Upon a Time in the West
  • City Lights City Lights
  • Cutie and the Boxer Cutie and the Boxer
  • Drinking Buddies Drinking Buddies
  • The Guilt Trip The Guilt Trip
  • You're Next You're Next
  • Tuff Turf Tuff Turf
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth Journey to the Center of the Earth
  • Casablanca Casablanca
  • Ben-Hur Ben-Hur
  • Pillow Talk Pillow Talk
  • Plan 9 from Outer Space Plan 9 from Outer Space

All time

Gonich

Gonich 2,840 films 5 1

  • The Godfather: Part II The Godfather: Part II
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • Do the Right Thing Do the Right Thing
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Nashville Nashville

List in Progress: Movies I've Never Seen Before (Get Out the Pitchforks)

Placement on the list means nothing. In the Notes, when you see "And all sequels," that includes remakes, prequels, reboots,…

  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • The Godfather: Part II The Godfather: Part II
  • Once Upon a Time in the West Once Upon a Time in the West
  • Seven Samurai Seven Samurai
  • Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind

Great films

Alex

Alex 409 films 4

Under construction

  • The Grey The Grey
  • Dark City Dark City
  • Dredd Dredd
  • The 13th Warrior The 13th Warrior
  • Road to Perdition Road to Perdition

Underrated Films

WildcatPhoenix

WildcatPhoenix 45 films

Films develop a reputation even before they are released to the general public. Bad reviews, troubled production histories, poor advertising…

  • The Godfather The Godfather
  • The Graduate The Graduate
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • Die Hard Die Hard
  • The Silence of the Lambs The Silence of the Lambs
  • Come and See Come and See
  • Grand Illusion Grand Illusion
  • The Birth of a Nation The Birth of a Nation
  • Battleship Potemkin Battleship Potemkin
  • Man with a Movie Camera Man with a Movie Camera

2014+2015+2016 contenders

Chris

Chris 475 films 3 2

Including rewatches

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
  • Her Her
  • Army of Shadows Army of Shadows
  • 12 Years a Slave 12 Years a Slave
  • Harakiri Harakiri
  • Bonnie and Clyde Bonnie and Clyde
  • Midnight Cowboy Midnight Cowboy
  • In the Heat of the Night In the Heat of the Night
  • The Graduate The Graduate
  • A Clockwork Orange A Clockwork Orange