Tag: new-york-city

Not for Publication (1984) 4.9

Not for Publication (1984)

Lois Thornedyke, the daughter of a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist, writes a scandal column for a New York city tabloid. She gets a chance to upgrade her career when she uncovers a conspiracy reaching into city governm...

The Catered Affair (1956) 7.5

The Catered Affair (1956)

At breakfast, Jane announces that she and Ralph are getting married the next week. All Jane and Ralph want is a small wedding with the immediate family and no reception, because Jane's parents are poor and Jane and Ralph...

The Real Blonde (1997) 6

The Real Blonde (1997)

Joe and Mary have been living together in Manhattan for six years. Joe is an actor, who has no agent and no thesping credits, but whose ambitions are very high. He works as a waiter at a cafe. Mary works as a make-up sty...

Torch Song Trilogy (1988) 7.7

Torch Song Trilogy (1988)

Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein re-creates his role as the unsinkable Arnold Beckoff in this film adaptation of the smash Broadway play TORCH SONG TRILOGY. A very personal story that is both funn...

The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight (1971) 5

The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight (1971)

This is the funny story about two warring Mafia gangs in New York City. The weaker gang uses a lion to blackmail the opposite gang's "clients". The police succeed in stopping one of the gangs, while the other remains wit...

A Thousand Clowns (1965) 7.4

A Thousand Clowns (1965)

12-year-old Nick lives with his Uncle Murray, a Mr. Micawber-like Dickensian character who keeps hoping something won't turn up. What turns up is a social worker who falls in love with Murray and a bit in love with Nick....

Broken Poet (2020) -

Broken Poet (2020)

BROKEN POET IS A COMPELLING INVESTIGATION INTO THE MEANING OF SUCCESS, ROCK STARDOM AND EVEN FREEDOM ITSELF WHICH, AS JANIS JOPLIN SANG, IS JUST ANOTHER WORD FOR NOTHING LEFT TO LOSE.::Emilio J Ruiz...

Italianamerican (1974) 7.5

Italianamerican (1974)

Martin Scorsese interviews his mother and father about their life in New York City and the family history back in Sicily. These are two people who have lived together for a long time and know each other very well. They h...

Only When I Laugh (1981) 6.4

Only When I Laugh (1981)

A boozy Broadway actress comes out of a 12-week cure to face the problems of her best friends as well as her needy daughter. She tries to balance the terrors of returning to work with the demands of all around her with h...

Artists and Models (1955) 6.6

Artists and Models (1955)

Rick Todd and Eugene Fullstack share an apartment and have dreams for the future. Rick is an aspiring artist looking for a break. Eugene loves comic books, especially The Bat Lady series. He is so engrossed with her stor...

Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God… Be Back by Five (1998) 5.7

Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God… Be Back by Five (1998)

Two young men (Jon Cryer, Rick Stear) who have been friends since early childhood decide to go on a trip to find a third friend (Rafael Baez) who has long since disappeared. Stories they have heard indicate that the frie...

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004) 4.6

Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)

When the teenager Mary Elizabeth Steppe, a.k.a. Lola, moves with her mother and two younger twin sisters from New York to the suburb of Dellwood, New Jersey, she has the feeling that her cultural and entertaining world e...

The Accidental Husband (2008) 5.6

The Accidental Husband (2008)

Emma Lloyd has made a career out of her sensible, mature and responsible approach to relationships. She has a hit radio talk show, an impending book deal, and a loving relationship with her fiancé, Richard, a conventiona...

Skyscraper Symphony (1929) 5.9

Skyscraper Symphony (1929)

A montage of the skyscrapers of Manhattan opens with a succession of stationary views of the upper portions of numerous buildings. This is followed by a wide variety of fluid shots, which also begin to show more and more...

Enemies, A Love Story (1989) 6.6

Enemies, A Love Story (1989)

Set in 1949 New York, a Holocaust survivor who makes a living as a ghostwriter for a Jewish rabbi, finds himself involved with three women - his current wife, a passionate affair with a married woman, and his long-vanish...

A New York Heartbeat (2013) 5.9

A New York Heartbeat (2013)

New York, 1957. SPIDER, a 17-year-old gang leader looking to make a rep, gets in way over his head when he blunders into the gambling nest of a notorious gangster. On the run, he's found and taken in by a sheltered young...

The Blacklist s7 e8 The Hawaladar (No. 162) 8.5

The Blacklist s7 e8 The Hawaladar (No. 162)

Desperate for information about the whereabouts of a longtime friend, Red directs the Task Force to find a blacklister who specializes in untraceable money transfers. Meanwhile, Liz receives some disturbing news from her...

The Blacklist s7 e19 The Kazanjian Brothers 9.5

The Blacklist s7 e19 The Kazanjian Brothers

The Task Force investigates an accountant who works for lucrative criminals in order to find the violent and thuggish brothers hired for his protection. Meanwhile, Liz must make a momentous decision.::brahamdali...

Riverdale s4 e12 Chapter Sixty-Nine: Men of Honor 6.7

Riverdale s4 e12 Chapter Sixty-Nine: Men of Honor

Archie grows concerned for Frank after someone from his past arrives in Riverdale. Betty and Alice's investigation into incidents at Stonewall Prep leads them on a collision course with their number one suspect. Jughead ...

Puddin’ Head (1941) 6.4

Puddin’ Head (1941)

Harold l. Montgomery, the scatterbrain vice-president of the United Broadcasing System, is dismayed when he learns that one-foot of the ground on which the station's imposing new structure has been built is part of the a...

Laws of Gravity (1992) 6.8

Laws of Gravity (1992)

Jimmy and Jon are a couple of Brooklyn guys who somehow never found their way into workaday society; they never found their way into big-time crime, either. But that all changes when their old friend Frankie returns from...

C.H.U.D. (1984) 5.6

C.H.U.D. (1984)

A rash of bizarre murders in New York City seems to point to a group of grotesquely deformed vagrants living in the sewers. A courageous policeman, a photo journalist and his girlfriend, and a nutty bum, who seems to kno...

She Wants Me (2012) 5.8

She Wants Me (2012)

If you mixed Ferris Bueller in a blender with Alvy Singer (Woody Allen in "Annie Hall") and Larry David, the result would be SAM BAUM (Josh Gad). He's a lovable, quirky, neurotic NY native, living in LA with his beautifu...

Supergirl s5 e17 Deus Lex Machina 8.2

Supergirl s5 e17 Deus Lex Machina

Lex's plans since Crisis and his emergence as a hero on the new Earth are revealed, as he secretly manipulates Lena, Supergirl, Eve, and Leviathan against each other to undermine Leviathan and bring about the death of th...

The Photograph (2020) 6

The Photograph (2020)

A series of intertwining love stories set in the past and in the present....

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (1999) 8

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (1999)

In the criminal justice system, sexually based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Spec...

“Will & Grace” (1998) 7.2

“Will & Grace” (1998)

Gay lawyer Will Truman (Eric McCormack) and straight interior designer Grace Adler (Debra Messing) are best friends living in New York City. Grace is engaged to a real jerk until the relationship falls apart and she move...

Brockmire s4 e4 Comeback Player of the Year 7.3

Brockmire s4 e4 Comeback Player of the Year

Jules agrees to help Jim save baseball and learns how much Jim has changed since they've been out of touch.::BymagaJones...

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” (2015) 7.3

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” (2015)

Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. The comedy-variety-talk show is broadcast five nights a week from the Ed Sullivan theater in New York....

A Safe Place (1971) 5.2

A Safe Place (1971)

A disturbed young woman - a former for child of the 60's, named Noah lives alone in New York, where she's retreated into her past, yearning for lost innocence., searching for a "safe place." As a child, she met a magicia...

The F Word (2005) 6.5

The F Word (2005)

On the day of the Republican National Convention, radio show host Joe Pace joins the rallies, protests, delegates and citizens of NYC. Broadcasting his last show live, on-the-air, he goes on a one man march for free spee...

War Photographer-2001 8

War Photographer-2001

Documentary about war photographer James Nachtwey, considered by many the greatest war photographer ever.::...

N.Y., N.Y.-1957 7.2

N.Y., N.Y.-1957

A nearly-wordless collage that follows a day in New York City from early morning to late at night. The day starts with a look at power generators, ready to light the city. At eight, an alarm clock goes off, people go to ...

He’s Way More Famous Than You-2013 3.6

He’s Way More Famous Than You-2013

When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FA...

Fame-1980 6.6

Fame-1980

At the New York City High School for the Performing Arts, students get specialized training that often leads to success as actors, singers, etc. This movie follows eight students from the time when they audition to get i...

In the Street-1948 6.7

In the Street-1948

Images of street life in New York's Spanish Harlem during the 1940s.::Anonymous...

Manhatta-1921 6.5

Manhatta-1921

Morning reveals New York harbor, the wharves, the Brooklyn Bridge. A ferry boat docks, disgorging its huddled mass. People move briskly along Wall St. or stroll more languorously through a cemetery. Ranks of skyscrapers ...

Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston-2010 5.3

Ultrasuede: In Search of Halston-2010

Using archival footage of and interviews about fashion designer and icon Halston (1932-1990), Whitney Smith looks at the 1970s in Manhattan. Smith is interested in the parties and the excess, which contrast with Halston'...

Ghost Town-2008 6.7

Ghost Town-2008

Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see gh...

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There-2003 8.3

Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There-2003

In their own words, and not a moment too soon - 'Broadway' tells the stories of our theatrical legends, how they came to New York, and how they created this legendary century in American theatre. This may be the last cha...