New York movies ranked

Anything goes—features, documentaries, shorts, performance films, etc. It suffices for any portion of significance to have been filmed or set in the Naked City. Please feel free to leave suggestions, and I’ll list them once I’ve seen them.

  • My Dinner with Andre

    1

  • All That Jazz

    2

  • News from Home

    3

  • Stranger Than Paradise

    4

  • Inside Llewyn Davis

    5

  • GoodFellas

    6

  • Rosemary's Baby

    7

  • The Apartment

    8

  • On the Waterfront

    9

  • Husbands

    10

  • Annie Hall

    11

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    12

  • The French Connection

    13

  • Taxi Driver

    14

  • Sweet Smell of Success

    15

  • All About Eve

    16

  • Do the Right Thing

    17

  • Midnight Cowboy

    18

  • Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese

    19

  • The Purple Rose of Cairo

    20

  • Dark Days

    21

  • The Age of Innocence

    22

  • Funny Girl

    23

  • Manhattan

    24

  • Rear Window

    25

  • Vanya on 42nd Street

    26

  • Pickup on South Street

    27

  • 12 Angry Men

    28

  • Hannah and Her Sisters

    29

  • The Godfather

    30

  • Raging Bull

    31

  • The Godfather: Part II

    32

  • Field Niggas

    33

  • Smithereens

    34

  • Opening Night

    35

  • Crimes and Misdemeanors

    36

  • My Man Godfrey

    37

  • The Last Days of Disco

    38

  • Trash

    39

  • Frances Ha

    40

  • Being John Malkovich

    41

  • The Women

    42

  • Dressed to Kill

    43

  • Network

    44

  • Carol

    45

  • Metropolitan

    46

  • The Telephone Book

    47

  • Speedy

    48

  • Malcolm X

    49

  • Sid & Nancy

    50

  • The Band Wagon

    51

  • Something Wild

    52

  • Glengarry Glen Ross

    53

  • Uncut Gems

    54

  • The Cameraman

    55

  • Dog Day Afternoon

    56

  • Zelig

    57

  • Good Time

    58

  • Lenny

    59

  • Synecdoche, New York

    60

  • The Heiress

    61

  • Se7en

    62

  • Scarlet Street

    63

  • A Face in the Crowd

    64

  • Mean Streets

    65

  • Shame

    66

  • Shadows

    67

  • Hi, Mom!

    68

  • Parting Glances

    69

  • King of New York

    70

  • Klute

    71

  • The Fisher King

    72

  • Hotel Monterey

    73

  • Born in Flames

    74

  • The Last Seduction

    75

  • Variety

    76

  • Swing Time

    77

  • A New Leaf

    78

  • A Most Violent Year

    79

  • The In-Laws

    80

  • Gloria

    81

  • My Name Is Barbra

    82

  • Girlfriends

    83

  • Next Stop, Greenwich Village

    84

  • Symphony in Black: A Rhapsody of Negro Life

    85

  • Bad Lieutenant

    86

  • Cotton Comes to Harlem

    87

  • Michael Clayton

    88

  • Yudie

    89

  • Mistress America

    90

  • Husbands and Wives

    91

  • West Side Story

    92

  • Broadway Danny Rose

    93

  • Prizzi's Honor

    94

  • Anybody's Woman

    95

  • A Life of Her Own

    96

  • The Wrong Man

    97

  • Cosmopolis

    98

  • Guys and Dolls

    99

  • Margaret

    100