New York City’s Top 100 Film & TV Locations
By Alex Child
Want to experience your favorite movie moments like never before? With On Location NYC, you can see a slice of Taxi Driver-era Times Square and “have what she had” at Katz’s Delicatessen just like Meg Ryan in When Harry Met Sally. From Marilyn Monroe’s famous subway grate scene to Friends apartment, discover the real-life locations from some of New York’s most famous films and TV shows.
On Location NYC is a film-lover’s guide to New York City that explores the city through iconic moments in cinema history. This guide is filled with interesting trivia and useful information for both locals and tourists. On Location NYC includes now-and-then images, quotes, and location information for 50 famous films and TV shows, plus a complete index listing location information for 100 movies.
On Location NYC: New York City’s Top 100 Film and TV Locations (978-0-9846334-6-3) explores the city’s rich film history with:
- Extensive index with location information for 100 famous films and TVs
- Plus 20 restaurant and bar locations
- Plus top 33 Sex and the City locations
- Plus 9 SMASH Broadway locations
- 50 in-depth location listings with quotes and trivia
- Now-and-then photographs featuring famous movie scenes
- 11 maps featuring film locations
- 120+ color photos throughout
(Movies and TV shows appeared in the book) MANHATTAN (1979), VANILLA SKY (2001), WHEN HARRY MET SALLY… (1989), SEX AND CITY: THE MOVIE (2008), LEON: THE PROFESSIONAL (1994), IT COULD HAPPEN TO YOU (1994), P.S. I LOVE YOU (2007), YOU’VE GOT MAIL (1998), INSIDE MAN (2006), ANNIE HALL (1977), NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM (2006), TAXI DRIVER (1976), SINGLE WHITE FEMALE (1992), UPTOWN GIRLS (2003), GHOST (1990), DEFINITELY, MAYBE (2008), ONCE UPON A TIME IN AMERICA (1984), SERENDIPITY (2001), GREAT EXPECTATIONS (1998), BIG (1988), I AM LEGEND (2007), THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH (1955), AS GOOD AS IT GETS (1997), CROCODILE DUNDEE (1986), GHOSTBUSTERS (1984), SPIDER-MAN (2002), ACROSS THE UNIVERSE (2007), THE INTERPRETER (2005), SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE (1993), SCENT OF A WOMAN (1992), ONE FINE DAY (1996), HOME ALONE 2: LOST IN NEW YORK (1992), ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND (2004), MOONSTRUCK (1987), BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S (1961), AUGUST RUSH (2007), THE THOMAS CROWN AFFAIR (1999), DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN (1986), SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER (1977), THE GODFATHER PART II (1974), GODFATHER PART III (1990), 13 GOING ON 30 (2004), MIDNIGHT COWBOY (1969), FISHER KING (1991), KRAMER VS. KRAMER (1979), THE HOURS (2002), KATE & LEOPOLD (2001), SEINFELD (1989-1998), FRIENDS (1994-2004), 30 ROCK (2006-2013), and more.
About the Author:
Alex Child has lived in New York since 1987. After managing a movie and TV licensing business he has worked on publishing projects including Film+Travel Europe; Film+Travel Asia, Oceania, Africa; Film+Travel North America, South America; and Art+Travel Europe.
160 pages, 7 x 5 1/4
120+ Color Photos, 11 Maps
Performing Arts / Travel