Movies and TV shows set in greenwich village manhattan new york city

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in greenwich village manhattan new york city ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, harsh, talky, serious, tense and melancholic films and TV shows about / with friendship, female nudity, drinking, sex, gay, violence, bar, friend, telephone call and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as greenwich village manhattan new york city: A Very Missing Person (1972), Gypsy (2017), Saturday Church (2017), Next Year in Jerusalem (1997), Rebel in the Rye (2017), Shaft (1971), Penny Dreadful (2005), Fleshpot on 42nd Street (1973), Two Girls for a Madman (1968), The Love Statue (1965).

List of movies set in greenwich village manhattan new york city

A Very Missing Person (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ex-schoolteacher is asked by the police to help locate a missing heiress.
Plot: amateur detective, heiress, police
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 12K
Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The journey of Jean Holloway – a therapist who begins to develop dangerous and intimate relationships with the people in her patients' lives.
Style: sexy, psychological, captivating, suspense, cliffhanger
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, double life, psychiatrist, obsession, lesbian romance, dark past, love, female protagonist, psychology, sexuality, neo noir, investigation ...
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, connecticut
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Saturday Church (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A 14 year old boy, struggling with gender identity and religion, begins to use fantasy to escape his life in the inner city and find his passion in the process.
Plot: gender identity, gay, coming of age, black lgbt, lgbt, gay crush, gay teenager, coming out, gay sex, aunt nephew relationship, gay kiss, gay son ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Plot: polyamory, lesbian, bdsm, sexual perversion, censorship, mother daughter relationship, harvard, friend, biplane, promise, world war two, drink ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1941, year 1985, year 1972 ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university
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Next Year in Jerusalem (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The oldest son in an orthodox Jewish family is living at home (in Brooklyn) with his parents and younger brothers. He's being pressured by his parents to marry the girl they have chosen, (the daughter of a rabbi). But he is coming to the ...
Plot: coming out, central park manhattan new york city, gay bashing, cousin cousin relationship, teacher, father son relationship, kiss, secret, roommate, friend, husband wife relationship, arranged marriage ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, jerusalem, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Rebel in the Rye (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of celebrated but reclusive author, J.D. Salinger, who gained worldwide fame with the publication of his novel, The Catcher in the Rye.
Style: touching, captivating, thought provoking, exciting, sincere ...
Plot: recluse, writer's life, genius, obsession, teenage boy, friendship, father son relationship, name calling, father daughter relationship, world war two, friend, spirituality ...
Time: 20th century, year 1939, year 2010, year 1946
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new hampshire, united states
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 6.6
 14K
Shaft (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cool black private eye John Shaft is hired by a crime lord to find and retrieve his kidnapped daughter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, rescue, police, gangsters, crimes, urban, vigilante, violence, kidnapping, organized crime, gunfight, hitman ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, greenwich village manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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 5.9
 510
Penny Dreadful (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jessica and David Clausen are an upstart couple who come face to face with the Supernatural after inheriting a beautiful townhouse in New York City's West Village District.
Style: suspense
Plot: dark and stormy night, blood, halloween, neo noir, gore, suicide, ghost, snow, mass murder, power outage, supernatural power, christmas eve ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Neurosia: Fifty Years of Perversity (1995)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Neurosia is the autobiography of the director Rosa von Praunheim. The movie begins with Rosa presenting his autobiography in a movie theater. Before the film begins, he is shot. But - his body gets lost. A female journalist from a TV station begins ...
Plot: burglar, diary, anal sex, eating, singer, painting, interview, blood, bisexual, banana, shooting, mass murder ...
Place: germany, east germany, frankfurt germany, greenwich village manhattan new york city, florida ...
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Fleshpot on 42nd Street (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A street whore desperately seeks love and acceptance against the backdrop of the criminal element of early 1970s Times Square.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: female full frontal nudity, exploitation, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beating with a belt, street life, thief, transvestite, prostitute, sexploitation, sex, racist remark ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Two Girls for a Madman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two young girls in New York City studying to be ballet dancers are chosen by a crazed sex fiend to be his next victims. He rapes one of them at gunpoint and then proceeds to stalk and terrorize both of them.
Plot: ballet, rape, stalker, shower, female nudity, gay slur, carjacking
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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The Love Statue (1965)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wimpy struggling Greenwich Village painter Tyler Westin is in love with gorgeous, but mean and snippy cabaret dancer Lisa, who treats Tyler like dirt and constantly belittles him. Sultry nightclub singer Mashiko turns Tyler on to LSD. After a ...
Plot: cabaret, japanese woman, lsd, bohemian life, kimono, model, dancer, affair, nightclub, framed for murder, landlady, sculptor ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Prostitutes Protective Society (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Madame Sue runs a successful Prostitute operation in the heart of NYC, and as it should happen, The Mob wants to get a piece of the action. Still, being the go ahead women they are, they decide to fight back and keep themselves independent of any ...
Plot: prostitute, exploitation, violence against women, woman shot, cruelty, shooting a woman, lesbian kiss, lesbianism, murder, lesbian, mob hit, shooting ...
Place: manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.
Plot: virus, letter, faked pregnancy, grape, wedding night, hippie, beatnik, bird cage, taxi, mayor, honesty, quarantine ...
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 6.6
 1K
Stonewall (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of homosexual people try to live with dignity and self-respect while events build to the opening battle in the major gay rights movement.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: gay, friendship, homosexuality, politics, gender, gay pride, raid, drag, transvestism, police raid, gays and lesbians, city life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new jersey ...
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Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Greenwich Village in the early 1960s, gifted but volatile folk musician Llewyn Davis struggles with money, relationships, and his uncertain future following the suicide of his singing partner.
Style: atmospheric, clever, melancholic, depressing, meditative ...
Plot: musician's life, music, cat, loneliness, singer, guitar, musician, homeless, ambition, performance, financial problem, follow your dream ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1961
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, chicago illinois ...
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51 Christopher Street (0000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Plot: gay rights, riot, gay, raid, civil rights
Time: 1960s
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Broadway Damage (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about aspiring writers in NY.
Style: offbeat, sentimental, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, gay relationship, gay, looking for love, couples, gender, lifestyle, urban, actor's life, gays and lesbians, twentysomething life, college ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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The Education of Charlie Banks (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: College student Charlie Banks has to face old problems when the bully he had an unpleasant encounter with back in high school shows up on his campus.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, suspense
Plot: college, coming of age, haunted by the past, college life, youth, buddies, moral dilemma, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, roommate, partners, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, campus, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Two for the Seesaw (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jerry Ryan wanders aimlessly around New York after giving up his Nebrascan law practice. His wife asks for a divorce. He meets Gittel, a struggling dancer from Greenwich Village and they try to sort out their lives. An extended conversation piece ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, touching, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, fall in love, urban, society, battle of the sexes, young lovers, lifestyle, family relations, family problems, couples, dishonesty, looking for love ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, nebraska, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 5.4
 2K
Candy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on Terry Southern's satirical novel, a send-up of Voltaire's Candide. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of kookie characters and humorous sexual situations in the process.
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: sex, obsession, guru, high school, seduction, youth, femme fatale, family problems, teenage life, love and romance, sexual relations, adolescence ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: california, italy, usa, europe, new york ...
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 6.6
 1K
The Group (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sidney Lumet's adaptation of the acclaimed Mary McCarthy novel. It's 1933, and eight young women are friends and members of the upper- class group at a private girl's school, about to graduate and start their own lives. The film ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sexual, emotional, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, infidelity, college, friendship, college life, ambition, thirtysomething life, family relations, power relations, friends, couples, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, new york, europe, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Bye Bye Braverman (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Friends gather for the funeral of a friend. Sub-plots unfold as the group attempts to link-up to attend the funeral of their friend, Braverman.
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, sincere, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, death, funeral, friends, dull life, midlife crisis, dealing with death, unfulfillment, writer's life, artists and showbiz, introspection, african american ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Some of My Best Friends Are (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's Christmas Eve 1971 in Manhattan's Greenwich Village and the regulars of the local gay bar "The Blue Jay" are celebrating. Not much has changed since Stonewall and its not all "Peace on Earth. Good Will to Men" but ...
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: bar, friends, best friends, gender, singleness, gays and lesbians, transvestism, couples, gender bending, homosexuality, gay, gay lead character ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 5.9
 372
Willie & Phil (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Loosely inspired by Truffaut's JULES ET JIM, this comedy-drama follows the experiences of two friends who fall in love with the same woman
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, self discovery, buddies, partners, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, betrayal, fashion, friends, love triangle ...
Time: 70s
Place: manhattan new york city, malibu california, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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True Believer (1989)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Eddie Dodd is a burnt out former civil rights lawyer who now specializes in defending drug dealers. Roger Baron, newly graduated from law school, has followed Eddie's great cases and now wants to learn at his feet. With Roger's idealistic ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, biting, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: courtroom drama, racism, neo noir, false accusation, self defense, crime, dishonesty, hopes, life is a bitch, lawyers and clients, legal action, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, california
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 7.8
 96K
Serpico (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: whistleblower, hippie, idealism, police corruption, police investigation, undercover cop, police, corruption, ethics, bribery, african american, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Charlie and his troublesome cousin Paulie decide to steal $150000 in order to back a "sure thing" race horse that Paulie has inside information on. The aftermath of the robbery gets them into serious trouble with the local Mafia boss and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, gangsters, crime gone awry, crime, human nature, urban, pregnancy, village, criminal heroes, village life, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, europe, usa, italy, new jersey ...
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 7.0
 25K
Pollock (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In August of 1949, Life Magazine ran a banner headline that begged the question: "Jackson Pollock: Is he the greatest living painter in the United States?" The film is a look back into the life of an extraordinary man, a man who has ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: artist, painting, infidelity, addiction, rise and fall, alcohol abuse, journal, lifestyle, ambition, jazz, dishonesty, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 20th century, 1950s, 1940s ...
Place: usa, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, long island
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 2.8
 279
Out (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A self-styled "urban guerrilla" in Greenwich Village is sent on various assignments across the country by a mysterious "commander."
Plot: journey, actress playing multiple roles, native american, on the road, surrealism, bus, desert, junkyard, whale, soup, wandering, nihilism ...
Time: 1960s
Place: nevada, colorado, manhattan new york city, iowa, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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