Tag: manhattan-new-york-city

Aaron Loves Angela (1975) 5.7

Aaron Loves Angela (1975)

Aaron and Angela, two young adults living in the Harlem ghetto of New York City, are deeply in love with each other. The only thing standing in the way of their love is their families. Aaron is black, while Angela is Pue...

Harlem Aria (1999) 6.1

Harlem Aria (1999)

Chasing his dream, Anton leaves his aunt's home in Harlem for downtown New York City, where a quick-witted street hustler named Wes cons him out of his life savings. Homeless and empty-handed, Matthew, a street musician ...

Things Heard & Seen (2021) 5.3

Things Heard & Seen (2021)

A Manhattan artist relocates her young family to a historic hamlet in the Hudson Valley. As she settles into a new life, she begins to suspect that her marriage has a sinister darkness, one that rivals her new home's his...

Hands Across the Table (1935) 7

Hands Across the Table (1935)

Hotel manicurist Regi Allen is a cynical golddigger who meets her match in Theodore 'Ted' Drew III. After a date with Ted, she lets him sleep on her couch when he's too drunk to go further; but what is she to think when ...

Twentieth Century (1934) 7.4

Twentieth Century (1934)

Broadway director Oscar Jaffe (John Barrymore) is a bigger ham than most actors, but through sheer drive and talent he is able to build a successful career. When one of his discoveries, Lily Garland (Carole Lombard), ris...

Way Off Broadway (2001) 6.1

Way Off Broadway (2001)

Way Off Broadway is the story of five friends who, frustrated by the abrupt juxtaposition of being successful artists on the university level to poor struggling artists in New York City, take a crash course in life as th...

Lovers and Lollipops (1956) 7

Lovers and Lollipops (1956)

Ann, an attractive widowed New York model, lives in an apartment with her daughter Peggy. The courtship of Ann by visiting engineer Larry, and accompanying misadventures, are seen alternately from their and Peggy's viewp...

Sincerely Yours (1955) 6

Sincerely Yours (1955)

Tony Warrin has it all: a popular pianist who plays any style, he has money, great clothes, a penthouse overlooking Central Park, a rich blond fiancée, a loyal brunette secretary secretly in love with him, and a date at ...

Born to Dance (1936) 6.7

Born to Dance (1936)

Sailor Ted meets at the Lonely Hearts Club of his friend Gunny's wife, Jenny, a girl, Nora Paige, and falls in love. Nora wants to become a dancer on Broadway. Ted rescues the Pekinese of Lucy James, a Broadway star duri...

George Washington Slept Here (1942) 7

George Washington Slept Here (1942)

New Yorkers Bill and Connie Fuller have to move from their apartment. Without Bill's knowledge, Connie purchases a delapidated old farmhouse in Pennsylvania, where George Washington was supposed to have actually slept du...

The Falcon Takes Over (1942) 6.5

The Falcon Takes Over (1942)

One night in New York, beefy escaped convict Moose Malloy goes hunting for his ex-girlfriend Velma, leaving a trail of mayhem behind him. Velma seems to be well-hidden, and adventurer The Falcon, intrigued, investigates ...

Man Push Cart (2005) 7

Man Push Cart (2005)

Every night while the city sleeps, Ahmad, a Pakistani immigrant, struggles to drag his heavy cart along the streets of New York to his corner in Midtown Manhattan. And every morning, from inside his cart he sells coffee ...

Tom and Jerry (2021) 6.4

Tom and Jerry (2021)

Adaptation of the classic Hanna-Barbera property, which reveals how Tom and Jerry first meet and form their rivalry.::Anonymous...

I Don’t Know How She Does It (2011) 4.9

I Don’t Know How She Does It (2011)

Opportunist Chris Bunce remains Pacific coast investment firm CEO Clark Cooper's favorite by being available always, also when he can snatch up deals Kate Reddy largely set up but lost giving priority to husband Richard ...

The Man Who Played God (1932) 7.1

The Man Who Played God (1932)

Montgomery Royle is a famed pianist whose student, the much younger Grace Blair, believes herself to be in love with him. When an explosion destroys Royle's hearing, he is bitter at the loss of his art and profession. Hi...

The Golden Boat (1990) 6.8

The Golden Boat (1990)

Inspired in form by American police TV shows and soap operas, The Golden Boat is a madcap, surreal dash through the streets of New York city, telling the mysterious and often hilarious story of an aged street-person name...

Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol (1962) (TV) 7.6

Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol (1962) (TV)

Bah, Humbug, Mr. Magoo. Watch Charles Dickens classic tale of regret, redemption, and the power of the Christmas spirit like never before with Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol. Starring the beloved, bumbling Mr. Magoo as E...

Queens Logic (1991) 5.8

Queens Logic (1991)

In Queens, a group of friends prepares a bachelor party for their childhood friends Ray and Patricia; however Ray has cold feet and is insecure whether there will be wedding. During the party, there are discoveries for m...

It Takes Two (1995) 5.9

It Takes Two (1995)

Alyssa (a rich girl) and Amanda (an orphan) are two little girls who are identical, but complete strangers, that accidentally meet one day. Together they form a plan to try getting Alyssa's father to prevent making the b...

The Five Pennies (1959) 7.2

The Five Pennies (1959)

Loring "Red" Nichols is a cornet-playing country boy who goes to New York in the 1920s full of musical ambition and principles. He gets a job playing in Wil Paradise's band, but quits to pursue his dream of playing Dixie...

Peace, Love & Misunderstanding (2011) 5.9

Peace, Love & Misunderstanding (2011)

An uptight NYC lawyer takes her two teenagers to her hippie mother's farmhouse upstate for a family vacation. What was meant to be a weekend getaway quickly turns into a summer adventure of romance, music, family secrets...

Suburban Girl (2007) 5.5

Suburban Girl (2007)

Brett, a young woman from the suburbs, is an associate editor at a small New York publishing house, hoping to be promoted when, on the same day, she meets a literary lion, Archie Knox, who's 50 and who shows an interest ...

The Nanny Diaries (2007) 6.2

The Nanny Diaries (2007)

After graduating from Montclair State, New Jersey Girl Annie can't make up her mind about what to do with her life. After saving a little boy from being run over in the park, she is quickly employed as a nanny for a rich...

Mr. Deeds (2002) 5.8

Mr. Deeds (2002)

When Longfellow Deeds, a small-town pizzeria owner and poet, inherits $40 billion from his deceased uncle, he quickly begins rolling in a different kind of dough. Moving to the big city, Deeds finds himself besieged by o...

All the Vermeers in New York (1990) 6.8

All the Vermeers in New York (1990)

Anna, a French actress, is approached by financial broker Gordon in the Vermeer room of a New York gallery. However, romance does not ensue...::David Gibson ...

My Friend Irma (1949) 6.5

My Friend Irma (1949)

Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a s...

The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945) 6.7

The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945)

Falling asleep during the Paradise Coffee ("The Coffee that Makes You Sleep") Program, the band's third trumpeter dreams he's Athanael, an angel deputized to blow the Last Trumpet at exactly midnight on Earth. But Osidro...

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 (2005) 6.5

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 (2005)

A movie about making movies about making movies. In 1968, William Greaves shot several pairs of actors in a scene in which a woman confronts her husband and ends their relationship. In "Take 2 1/2," Greaves starts with 1...

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One (1968) 7.3

Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take One (1968)

Filmmaker William Greaves is shooting a series of screen tests in New York City's Central Park for the two leads of a feature length movie, with the working title of "Over the Cliff". Simultaneously, he has a documentary...

The Other Woman (2009) 6.3

The Other Woman (2009)

The story of a woman dealing with her daughter's death while trying to keep her marriage and her relationship with her stepson.::Tooly Bloch...

Black & White (1999) 4.9

Black & White (1999)

Set in New York City, Black and White features several losely related stories centering on a pair of documentary filmmakers, Sam and her husband Terry, in following a group of caucasian teens, Raven, Charlie, Will, Marty...

Brothers in Blood (1987) 4.7

Brothers in Blood (1987)

War is Hell... especially NAM. A group of battle weary soldiers in Vietnam are trapped behind enemy lines. There is no way back. No help on the way. It's only a matter of time and these guys intend to "Die Fighting" Bo S...

The Flame (1947) 6.7

The Flame (1947)

George McAllister, the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy, hatred and resentment of his half-brother Barry, who has been supporting him....

The Owl and the Pussycat (1970) 6.5

The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)

Can a bickering odd couple in Manhattan become friends and maybe more? Owlish Felix is an unpublished writer who vents his frustration by reporting to the super that the woman in a neighboring flat takes the occasional p...

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s (2013) 6.3

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s (2013)

It's the most mythic of all American emporiums - and the scene of many an ultimate fashion fantasy. Now audiences get a rarified chance to peek behind the backroom doors and into the reality of the fascinating inner work...

Whipped (2000) 4.6

Whipped (2000)

In New York, Brad, Zeke and Jonathan are wolves and best friends. They meet each other once a week together with their married friend Eric to tell theirs dates, affairs and sex experiences along the week. Brad and Zeke a...

Claudine (1974) 7.3

Claudine (1974)

Claudine tries to provide for her six children in Harlem while on welfare. She has a romance with Roop, a cheerful garbageman she meets while working on the side as a maid....

O. Henry’s Full House (1952) 7.2

O. Henry’s Full House (1952)

"O. Henry's Full House" is a film divided into five segments telling five tales at the beginning of the twentieth century. 1) "The Cop and the Anthem": The winter is coming and the homeless drifter Soapy wants to go to j...

The Seventh Page (2018) 7.1

The Seventh Page (2018)

Dreams or reality? Prof. Jack Taylor (Jack C. Mancino) tests a newly developed digital environment called 'Vivid Dreams'. While being monitored by artificial intelligence that wants to collect vital information from his ...

The In-Laws (1979) 7.3

The In-Laws (1979)

In preparation for his daughter's wedding, dentist Sheldon Kornpett meets Vince Ricardo, the groom's father. Vince, a manic fellow who claims to be a government agent, then proceeds to drag Sheldon into a series of chase...