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, sexy, interesting, melancholic, visually appealing and weird films and TV shows about / with runaway, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, culture clash, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), adaptation, pornography and drinking alcohol plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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greenwich village manhattan new york city movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as greenwich village manhattan new york city: Saturday Church (2017), The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984), The Assistant (2019), A Very Missing Person (1972), Gypsy (2017), Penny Dreadful (2005), Prostitutes Protective Society (1966), Stonewall (1995), True Believer (1989), Serpico (1973).

List of movies set in greenwich village manhattan new york city

Saturday Church (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, 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.
Style: lgbt cinema, weird, light, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gender identity, lgbt, coming of age, fall in love, brother brother relationship, gay protagonist, gay slur, death of father, gay son, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, usa, new york
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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: intense, captivating, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, gangsters, crimes, crime, disorder, law enforcement, partners, crime boss, police corruption, mafia, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, italy, usa, europe ...
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 6.3
 18K
The Assistant (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A searing look at a day in the life of an assistant to a powerful executive. As Jane follows her daily routine, she grows increasingly aware of the insidious abuse that threatens every aspect of her position.
Style: bleak, depressing, complex, realistic, suspense
Plot: boss and employee, secretary, obnoxious boss, office, employer employee relationship, routine, job, workplace problem, patience, social differences, dull life, cleaning ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, beverly hills, salt lake city utah, connecticut, los angeles ...
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A Very Missing Person (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ex-schoolteacher is asked by the police to help locate a missing heiress.
Plot: heiress, amateur detective, amateur sleuth, missing person, school teacher, police
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 6.9
 15K
Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
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, neo noir, psychological, psycho sexual, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, psychology, bisexual woman, lesbianism, lgbt, lesbian couple, double life, bisexual, lesbian relationship, obsession ...
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, connecticut, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn 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: neo noir, suspense
Plot: psychic, dark and stormy night, ghost, power outage, halloween, snow, mass murder, christmas eve, exploding head, suicide, respect, premonition ...
Place: new york, 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: exploitation, prostitute, violence against women, shower, violence, nude woman murdered, brothel, mafia, lesbian kiss, times square manhattan new york city, revenge, dead woman ...
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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 6.9
 2K
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, tense, controversial, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, gender, politics, gay pride, police raid, drag, raid, transvestism, gays and lesbians, gay, life is a bitch, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1969, 1960s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, philadelphia ...
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True Believer (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 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: neo noir, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: courtroom drama, self defense, legal, false accusation, racism, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, hopes, fighting the system, dishonesty, legal action ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, california
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 7.7
 113K
Serpico (1973)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The real-life struggle of an honest New York City cop against a corrupt system.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: police corruption, fighting the system, whistleblower, hippie, police investigation, undercover cop, social decay, life is a bitch, partners, bribery, ethics, idealism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 7.0
 27K
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: based on true events, emotional, inspirational, intellectual, atmospheric ...
Plot: painter, artist, painting, alcohol abuse, art, bohemian life, rise and fall, supportive spouse, addiction, lifestyle, self destructing, ambition ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 40s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, usa, long island, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 2.7
 294
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: dinner, dynamite, bandage, junkyard, reunion, bottled water, amusement park, whale, journey, soup, female nudity, truck ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 80s
Place: new york, colorado, nevada, greenwich village manhattan new york city, venice beach california ...
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Next Stop, Greenwich Village (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An aspiring Jewish actor moves out of his parents' Brooklyn apartment to seek his fortune in the bohemian life of Greenwich Village in 1953.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, abortion, urban, sexual relations, celebrity culture, city life, gays and lesbians, hopes, love and romance, gender, lifestyle, actor's life ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 2K
Mr. Jealousy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After his first date at age 15 ended with the girl making out with another man at a party, aspiring writer Lester Grimm has treated all his girlfriends with jealousy and suspicion. While dating Ramona Ray, paranoia gets the best of him when he ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: obsession, infidelity, substitute teacher, jealousy, romance, screwball, couples, disorder, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, opposites attract, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, iowa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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 7.1
 5K
Mother Night (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An American spy behind the lines during WWII serves as a Nazi propagandist, a role he cannot escape in his future life as he can never reveal his real role in the war.
Style: biting, uplifting, suspense, contemplative, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, war crime, presumed dead, anti war, human spirit, disorder, writer's life, hidden identity, government agency, hopes, redemption, starting over ...
Time: 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: germany, new york, usa, europe, israel ...
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 4.6
 4K
Motherhood (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Motherhood is a comedy written and directed by Katherine Dieckmann, and stars Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards and Minnie Driver. Shot on location in New York’s West Village, focuses on the dilemmas of motherhood, such as marriage, work, and self, ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: best friends, friendship, family life, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, disorder, friends, couples, lifestyle, feminism, city life ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Moon Over Parador (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Little known actor, Jack Noah, is working on location in the dictatorship of Parador at the time the dictator dies. The dictator's right hand man, Roberto, makes Jack an offer he cannot refuse.. to play the dictator. Jack's acting skills ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: fictitious country, politics, impersonation, dictator, adventure, switching roles, political unrest, profanity, disorder, strong sexual content, head of state, romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: latin america, paraguay, south america, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at Wellesley College, a conservative women's private liberal arts college in ...
Style: sentimental, touching, intellectual, romantic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, dedicated educator, femininity, college, art history, gender, art, college life, society, fighting the system, bittersweet ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, philadelphia, new york ...
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The Holcroft Covenant (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A man who was a confidant of Adolf Hitler dies and leaves a fortune to make amends for his Nazi past--but his son has to search the world to find it
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological, twist ending ...
Plot: espionage, holocaust, conspiracy, against the odds, haunted by the past, political intrigue, family relations, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, nazi, violence ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, future
Place: berlin germany, manhattan new york city, tower bridge london, new york, london ...
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 7.4
 312K
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After Dr. Bill Hartford's wife, Alice, admits to having sexual fantasies about a man she met, Bill becomes obsessed with having a sexual encounter. He discovers an underground sexual group and attends one of their meetings -- and quickly ...
Style: sexual, psychological, neo noir, sexy, surreal ...
Plot: orgy, erotic thriller, strong sexual content, explicit sex, sexuality, sex party, sexual fantasy, human nature, sacrifice, sex, disguise, lust ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city, seattle washington ...
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 6.3
 40K
Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, twists and turns, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: womanizer, battle of the sexes, farce, journalist, romance, feminism, manipulations, manipulation, fall in love, wooing, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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Die, Mommie, Die! (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You slipped into my life as easily as vermouth into a glass of gin, purrs reclusive singing star Angela Arden. Arden is not only haunted by a secret, she's treated like dirt by her louse of a husband, her snoopy maid, and her petulant daughter. ...
Style: humorous, witty, parody, melancholic, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, family relations, artists and showbiz, eccentric family, family life, parents and children, lifestyle, transvestism, dark humor, love affair, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, spain, hong kong
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 7.2
 10K
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, love triangle, cons and scams, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, fall in love, couple relations, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, feel good, clever, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lawyer, newlyweds, honeymoon, womanizer, opposites attract, conservative, romance, love, couples, family relations, matchmaking, bohemian life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, united states ...
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 7.5
 105K
August Rush (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.
Style: touching, sentimental, inspirational, romantic, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: orphan, prodigy, child prodigy, music, youth, musician's life, orphanage, hopes, musician, lie, dancing, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, 80s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, san francisco, xian ...
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 6.2
 173K
13 Going on 30 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After total humiliation at her thirteenth birthday party, Jenna Rink wants to just hide until she's thirty. With a little magic, her wish is granted, but it turns out that being thirty isn't as always as awesome as she thought it would be!
Style: feel good, romantic, humorous, semi serious, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: body swapping, romance, true love, child as adult, best friends in love, youth, wish come true, love and romance, fashion, adolescence vs adulthood, desire, time travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s, year 2004 ...
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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 4.6
 253
1999 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The century is coming to an end, and New York City is freaking out. "1999" takes place at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1999. As a group of neurotic characters gather at a Greenwich Village apartment, everyone struggles to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexual, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: singleness, reunion, city life, looking for love, twentysomething life, love affair, nightlife, adolescence vs adulthood, sexual relations, love triangle, wedding, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s, year 1999
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack (2000)
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: With the help of her mother, family, friends, and fellow musicians, Aiyana Elliott reaches for her father, legendary cowboy troubadour, Ramblin' Jack Elliott. She explores who he is and how he got there, working back and forth between archival ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, melancholic, suspenseful ...
Plot: musician's life, ambition, prodigy, rising to stardom, music, showbiz, parents and children, relationship vs career, estrangement, family relations, artists and showbiz, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 50s, 1930s
Place: usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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 6.8
 2K
Kate & Allie (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kate & Allie is an American television situation comedy which ran from March 19, 1984, to May 22, 1989. Kate & Allie first aired on CBS as a midseason replacement series and only six episodes were initially commissioned, but the favorable ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: single parent, friendship, family relations, female friendship, single mother, couples, thirtysomething life, friends, city life, feminism, teenage life, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
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 6.7
 13K
Howl (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: It's San Francisco in 1957, and an American masterpiece is put on trial. Howl, the film, recounts this dark moment using three interwoven threads: the tumultuous life events that led a young Allen Ginsberg to find his true voice as an artist, ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, realistic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: poet, poetry, courtroom drama, literature, freedom, courtroom, writer's life, gay, society, counterculture, censorship, mental institution ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 1920s, 20s, post world war two ...
Place: san francisco, oklahoma, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, california ...
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