Film Famous Movies Filmed in New York City

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List Rules The movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in New York City

List of movies that were filmed in New York City, including trailers of the films when available. New York City has a lot of famous landmarks and beautiful landscapes, making it a great location to film movies in. This list of famous movies shot in New York City is listed by popularity, so the movie names at the top of the list are the most well-known. This isn't necessarily a list of all movies shot in New York City, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

Examples include Coyote Ugly and Arsenic and Old Lace.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "What films were shot in New York City?" and "Which famous movies were filmed in New York City?" then you'e in the right place.

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in New York City are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.

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Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

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Goodfellas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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The Godfather Part II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall

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Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman, Kathy Najimy

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Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

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Tobey Maguire, Willem Dafoe, Kirsten Dunst

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Captain America: The First Ave... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

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Taxi Driver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Martin Scorsese

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Scarface is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Michelle Pfeiffer, Al Pacino, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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Raging Bull is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Martin Scorsese

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The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne

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Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans

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Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair

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Independence Day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox

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Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco

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Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson

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Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco

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Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Liam Neeson

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Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler

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Men in Black 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Will Smith

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Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg

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Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

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Megan Fox, Shia LaBeouf, Hugo Weaving

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The Fifth Element is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Milla Jovovich, Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman

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Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn

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Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lyndsy Fonseca

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Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

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X-Men: The Last Stand is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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Tom Hanks, Jon Lovitz, Elizabeth Perkins

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Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

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Malin Åkerman, Carla Gugino, Billy Crudup

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Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Winona Ryder

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Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Fanning

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Natalie Wood, Rita Moreno, John Astin

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Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Walken

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Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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When Harry Met Sally... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher

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Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Terence Stamp

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Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell, Peter Dinklage

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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Cloverfield is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New York City
Odette Annable, Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas

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Natalie Portman, Paris Hilton, Heidi Klum

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Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Rosie O'Donnell