New York, New Yorkby Susie_LocateTV

10 of the best films set in New York
  • 1 Manhattan


    Watch 'Manhattan' on TV.
    A New York TV writer has affairs with a 17-year-old girl and his best friend's mistress. Romantic comedy, directed by and starring Woody Allen. With Diane Keaton and Meryl Streep
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  • 2 The Naked City

    The Naked City

    Two detectives investigating New York's underworld discover a link between a murder and a spate of burglaries. Documentary-style drama, starring Barry Fitzgerald and Don Taylor
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  • 3 Ghostbusters


    Watch 'Ghostbusters' on TV, on DVD.
    Three eccentric scientists go into business catching ghosts, but end up having to save the world from total destruction. Supernatural comedy, starring Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd
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  • 4 Shaft


    A tough New York private eye is drawn into a gang war when he is hired to rescue a mobster's kidnapped daughter. Blaxploitation thriller, starring Richard Roundtree and Moses Gunn
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  • 5 Saturday Night Fever

    Saturday Night Fever

    Watch 'Saturday Night Fever' on TV.
    A streetwise teenager escapes a mundane existence through the disco scene, where he falls for a girl with dreams of a bright future. Drama, with John Travolta and Karen Lynn Gorney
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  • 6 Wall Street

    Wall Street

    A corrupt New York stockbroker takes a financial whizz-kid under his wing and leads him into a shady world of illegal insider dealing. Drama, starring Oscar-winner Michael Douglas
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  • 7 Do the Right Thing

    Do the Right Thing

    Watch 'Do the Right Thing' on TV.
    A pizza parlour is the focus of simmering racial tensions on the hottest day of the summer in a Brooklyn neighbourhood. Drama, directed by and starring Spike Lee. With Danny Aiello
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  • 8 Taxi Driver

    Taxi Driver

    Watch 'Taxi Driver' on TV.
    An isolated New York cab driver becomes increasingly disturbed, and is gradually driven to a brutal act of violence. Martin Scorsese's drama, with Robert De Niro and Jodie Foster
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  • 9 Sweet Smell of Success

    Sweet Smell of Success

    A ruthless columnist manipulates an ambitious press agent into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz guitarist. Satirical drama, with Burt Lancaster and the late Tony Curtis
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  • 10 Requiem for a Dream

    Requiem for a Dream

    The addictions of four drug users have tragic repercussions for those around them. Darren Aronofsky's drama, starring Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn, Marlon Wayans and Jennifer Connelly
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