Hey movie lover! Thinking about travelling to New York?
If your answer is yes, we are giving you gold: a guide to visit the most iconic sets, a map for you to know where these places are located, some hotel ideas, when is the best time to go to New York and lot of curiosities. If not, you will change your mind after travelling through the New York movies and feel the power of being in the city that never sleeps.

Iconic sets of New York

Click on the images to discover how each NYC spots is related in films and let the magic happen!

Queensboro Bridge

  • Manhattan
  • No Man of Her Own
  • Anger Management
  • Conspiracy Theory
  • Salt
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FAO Schwarz

  • Big
  • Mighty Aphrodite
  • Baby Boom
  • Big Bussiness
  • Home Alone 2
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Katz's Delicatessen

  • When Harry met Sally
  • Donnie Brasco
  • Enchanted
  • Across The Universe
  • We Own The Night
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  • Breakfast at Tiffany's
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Empire State building

  • King Kong
  • Superman II
  • French Connection
  • Hancock
  • Independence Day
  • Kramer vs. Kramer
  • New York, New York
  • Taxi Driver
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Where's the action?

Now it's time to grab the map and create your own movie route. Click on the following list to know some curiosities about the movie scene in New York. Then, if you need some rest, check our big screen hotel's selection.

Top 3 hotels

  • The Plaza Hotel
    It has been featured in films including ''North by Northwest'', ''The Great Gatsby'' and ''Home Alone 2''. Book a Room
  • The Waldorf Astoria
    The Waldorf Astoria has been the movie location for over 20 films and television shows. Book a Room
  • The Carlyle
    For Woody Allen Fans: ''Hollywood Ending'' and ''Hanna and her Sisters'' were filmed in this hotel. Book a Room

Best time to go

  • Winter
    After Christmas, hotel prices are cheaper than any other season.
  • October
    It's the best month to visit NYC, in terms of weather.