Movies about New York

Movies about New York
List of the best movies about New York, selected by visitors to our site: Breakfast at Tiffany's, Gotti, Taxi Driver, The Devil Wears Prada, Gangs of New York, Limitless, New York, I Love You, Last Night, Remember Me, When Harry Met Sally....

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersRich guys and poor girls, Millionaires, Cats
PlotLove, Love triangle
PlaceNew York
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching

Fortune hunter Holly Golightly finds herself captivated by aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who's moved into her building on a wealthy woman's dime. As romance blooms between Paul and Holly, Doc Golightly shows up on the scene, revealing Holly's past.

Markimdb: 4.7
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:12
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Family, FBI, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Cancer, Rivalry
PlacePrison, USA, New York
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

John Gotti rises to the top of the New York underworld to become the boss of the Gambino crime family. His life takes a tumultuous turn as he faces tragedy, multiple trials and a prison sentence.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersTaxi drivers, Introverts, Drivers
PlotObsession, Loneliness, Mental disorders, Depression, Insomnia
PlaceNew York
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing

A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:49
CharactersStrong women, Models, Journalists, Businessmen
PlotSuccess, Intrigue, Rivalry
PlaceParis, New York

The Devil Wears Prada is about a young journalist who moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss however is extremely demanding and cruel and won’t let her succeed if she doesn’t fit into the high class elegant look of their magazine when all she really wants to be a good journalist.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Italy
Duration02:47
CharactersGangsters, Gangsters
PlotSkirmishes, Revenge, Chase
PlaceUSA, New York
Time19th century
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious

It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by his side and a whole new army, Vallon fights his way to seek vengeance on the Butcher and restore peace in the area.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA, Mexico
Duration01:45
CharactersGangsters, Geniuses, Writers, Millionaires, Businessmen
PlotSuperpowers, Money, Experiments, Success
PlaceUSA, New York
StylePsychological problems, Philosophical, Fascinating, Deep Meaning, Smart

A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract shadowy forces that threaten his new life in this darkly comic and provocative film.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, USA, Bahrain
Duration01:43
PlotPassion
PlaceNew York
StyleRomantic

New York, I Love You delves into the intimate lives of New Yorkers as they grapple with, delight in and search for love. Journey from the Diamond District in the heart of Manhattan, through Chinatown and the Upper East Side, towards the Village, into Tribeca, and Brooklyn as lovers of all ages try to find romance in the Big Apple.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama
CountryUSA, France
Duration01:25
PlotTreason

The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersPolice, Students, Parents
PlotLove, Cheating
PlaceNew York
StyleUnexpected ending, To cry, Touching, Serious

Still reeling from a heartbreaking family event and his parents' subsequent divorce, Tyler Hawkins discovers a fresh lease on life when he meets Ally Craig, a gregarious beauty who witnessed her mother's death. But as the couple draws closer, the fallout from their separate tragedies jeopardizes their love.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersFriends
PlotLove, Friendship, Loneliness, Divorce, Fate
PlaceNew York
TimeWinter
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Soulful

During their travels from Chicago to New York, Harry and Sally Will debate whether or not sex ruins a perfect relationship between a man and a woman. Eleven years later, and they're still no closer to finding the answer.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:27
CharactersFriends, Wizards
PlotLove, Adventure, Relationship, Friendship, True love
PlaceUSA, New York
TimeNew Year, Winter
StyleTo cry, Cute, Deep Meaning, Smart, Touching

Although strangers Sara and Jonathan are both already in relationships, they realize they have genuine chemistry after a chance encounter – but part company soon after. Years later, they each yearn to reunite, despite being destined for the altar. But to give true love a chance, they have to find one another again.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:01
CharactersSuperhero, Heroes, spiderman
PlotExperiments, Double life
PlaceNew York
StyleMarvel, Exciting, Serious

After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.

Markimdb: 8
Genredrama, film noir
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersGangsters, Musicians
PlotSuccess, Jealousy, Blackmail
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleAction, By books, Atmospheric, Smart, Serious

New York City newspaper writer J.J. Hunsecker holds considerable sway over public opinion with his Broadway column, but one thing that he can't control is his younger sister, Susan, who is in a relationship with aspiring jazz guitarist Steve Dallas. Hunsecker strongly disapproves of the romance and recruits publicist Sidney Falco to find a way to split the couple, no matter how ruthless the method.

Genredrama, musical, biography
CountryUSA

On the cusp of his 30th birthday, Jonathon Larson, a promising young theater composer, navigates love, friendship, and the pressures of life as an artist in New York City.

Duration01:43
CharactersPianists, Actors, Singers
PlotDancing, Jealousy, True love
PlaceUSA
StyleRomantic, Cute

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
PlotPoker, Money
PlaceCollege, Party, Hotels, USA, New York
StyleRomantic, Light, Soulful, Fascinating

Two young people arrive in New York to spend a weekend; once they arrive they are met with bad weather and a series of adventures.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersChildrens, Autistic, Orphans, Single mothers, Widows
PlotMystery, Funeral
PlaceNew York
StyleTo cry, Fancy, Touching, Serious

A year after his father's death, Oskar, a troubled young boy, discovers a mysterious key he believes was left for him by his father and embarks on a scavenger hunt to find the matching lock.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama, musical
CountryUSA
CharactersPoor
PlotLove, Dancing, Money, Dreams, Success
PlaceNew York
StyleSoulful, Uplifting

The story of Usnavi, a bodega owner who has mixed feelings about closing his store and retiring to the Dominican Republic or staying in Washington Heights.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersPregnant, Friends
PlotFriendship
PlaceNew York
TimeHoneymoon
StyleLight

A New York writer on sex and love is finally getting married to her Mr. Big. But her three best girlfriends must console her after one of them inadvertently leads Mr. Big to jilt her.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Monsters, Doctors, Heroes
PlotLove, Survival, Disasters, Apocalypse, End of the world
PlaceUSA, New York
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Disturbing

Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersGay, Blonde girls, Architects
PlotLove, Dancing, Wedding, Love triangle
PlaceParallel worlds, Helicopters, New York
StyleRomantic, Light

For a long time, Natalie, an Australian architect living in New York City, had always believed that what she had seen in rom-coms is all fantasy. But after thwarting a mugger at a subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Natalie wakes up and discovers that her life has suddenly become her worst nightmare—a romantic comedy—and she is the leading lady.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
PlotLove, Life, Family life
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleGloomy, Touching, Serious

Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge a connection with her stepson William and to resist the interference of Jack's jealous ex-wife.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, Republic of Ireland
Duration02:42
CharactersLosers
PlotTravel, Friendship, Death, Love triangle, True love
PlaceSchool, Ships, Ireland, USA, New York
StyleTo cry, Touching

In 1950s Ireland and New York, young Ellis Lacey has to choose between two men and two countries.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersGangsters, Lawyers, Poets, Reporters
PlotMoney, Inheritance
PlaceSmall cities, New York
StyleLight, To cry, Touching

Longfellow Deeds lives in a small town, leading a small town kind of life. When a relative dies and leaves Deeds a fortune, Longfellow moves to the big city where he becomes an instant target for everyone. Deeds outwits them all until Babe Bennett comes along. When small-town boy meets big-city girl anything can, and does, happen.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration01:43
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Psychologists, Psychotherapists, Psychiatrists
PlotDreams
PlaceNew York
StyleSmart, Tense

Countless wiseguy films are spoofed in this film that centers on the neuroses and angst of a powerful Mafia racketeer who suffers from panic attacks. When Paul Vitti needs help dealing with his role in the "family," unlucky shrink Dr. Ben Sobel is given just days to resolve Vitti's emotional crisis and turn him into a happy, well-adjusted gangster.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersGirlfriends, Lovers
PlotLoneliness, Love triangle, Holidays
PlaceParty, Office, New York
TimeNew Year, Winter
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Smart, Touching

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
CharactersWomanizers, Terminally ill
PlotLove, Passion, Love with age difference, True love, Fate
PlaceNew York
StyleTo cry, Gloomy, Touching

Autumn in New York follows the sexual exploits of Will Keane - New York restaurateur, infamous verging-on-50 playboy, master of the no-commitment seduction - until he runs into an unexpected dead end when he meets Charlotte Fielding. Charlotte is half Will's age and twice his match, a 21 year-old free spirit yearning to get out and taste the excitement of adult life.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Monsters, Mutant, Teachers
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Superpowers, Experiments, Double life
StyleMarvel, Exciting, By comics, Disturbing

Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter discovers a mysterious briefcase that belonged to his father, he begins a quest to understand his parents' disappearance – leading him directly to Oscorp and the lab of Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner. As Spider-Man is set on a collision course with Connors' alter ego, The Lizard, Peter will make life-altering choices to use his powers and shape his destiny to become a hero.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, military, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersFriends, Losers, Soldier, Good people
PlotLove, War, Adventure, Sports, Travel
PlaceChina, USA, New York
StyleInteresting, Popular, Kind, To cry, Soulful

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes him. 'Forrest Gump' is the story of a man who rose above his challenges, and who proved that determination, courage, and love are more important than ability.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersThieves, Heroes, Family, Partners
PlotAdventure, Vacation, Snow, Holidays
PlaceNew York
TimeNew Year
StyleExciting, To cry

Instead of flying to Florida with his folks, Kevin ends up alone in New York, where he gets a hotel room with his dad's credit card—despite problems from a clerk and meddling bellboy. But when Kevin runs into his old nemeses, the Wet Bandits, he's determined to foil their plans to rob a toy store on Christmas eve.





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