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58th St – Stonehenge 2058 (2nd Ave to Sutton Place)

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This is the location for a sci-fi flick.  The world in the movie is set in an alternate universe, where a nuclear bomb has exploded, and mankind survives in a few isolated settlements.  New York City is NOT one of … Continue reading

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58th St – Auf France (Madison to 2nd Aves)

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This part of the street feels like somewhere in France or Germany.  There is stunning contemporary architecture, public art, lovely sidewalks and street intersections, and a proliferation of boutique stores selling furniture and all sorts of beautiful things from Europe.  … Continue reading

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58th St – POP (5th to Madison Aves)

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This is quite literally, the most fabulous and fashionable square in NYC.  You got the Plaza Hotel. You got Bergdorf Goodman.  You got 5th Avenue.  You even got Apple and its transparent cube! Naturally, the imaginary movie here is conceived … Continue reading

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58th Street – Park Place (Broadway to 5th Ave)

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This is the location for an opulent period costume drama, set at the turn of the 19th century.  Titled Park Place it revolves around the lives and intrigues of one wealthy merchant family. Inspired by the novels of Henry James … Continue reading

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58th St – Columbus Circle, The Movie

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Columbus Circle is a circle of power.  It is the perfect setting for the next imaginary movie, named after the location it is set in. This one’s about a man who is at the very pinnacle of his career in … Continue reading

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58th St – 24 Hours (Joe DiMaggio Highway to Columbus Ave)

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This area is no-man’s land, falling between Hell’s Kitchen and the Upper East Side.  Here, there is a kind of nondescript industrial landscape – all stark angles and diminishing sightlines. Here, terror is about to strike.  A timebomb has been … Continue reading

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Manhattan in 12 Sts: 58th St – Locations for Imaginary Movies

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58th Street is a cinematic street. Walking down this street I think of only one thing – the MOVIES.  I think The Godfather, I think Woody Allen, I think Al Pacino, Martin Scorsese, Robert de Niro. I think Moonstruck, I … Continue reading

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