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The Best New York Movies on Netflix

Finding a good New York movie to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best New York movies of all time streaming on Netflix.

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1. Limitless

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7.4/10
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86/100
Released: 2011Rated: PG-13
Mystery, Science-Fiction

What it's about: A paranoia-fueled action thriller about an unsuccessful writer whose life is transformed by a top-secret "smart drug" that allows him to use 100% of his brain and become a perfect version of himself. His enhanced abilities soon attract shadowy forces that threaten his new life in this darkly comic and provocative film.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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2. Blue Jasmine

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7.3/10
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84/100
Released: 2013Rated: PG-13
Drama, Comedy

What it's about: Jasmine French used to be on the top of the heap as a New York socialite, but now is returning to her estranged sister in San Francisco utterly ruined. As Jasmine struggles with her haunting memories of a privileged past bearing dark realities she ignored, she tries to recover in her present. Unfortunately, it all proves a losing battle as Jasmine’s narcissistic hangups and their consequences begin to overwhelm her. In doing so, her old pretensions and new deceits begin to foul up everyone’s lives, especially her own.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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3. Malcolm X

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7.7/10
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83/100
Released: 1992Rated: PG-13
Biography, Drama

What it's about: A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left a legacy of self-determination and racial pride.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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4. The Squid and the Whale

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7.3/10
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83/100
Released: 2005Rated: R
Comedy, Independent

What it's about: Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, The Squid and the Whale tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980's.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi TV), stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 5 others).

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5. Frances Ha

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7.4/10
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82/100
Released: 2013Rated: R
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix, Showtime & The Criterion Channel) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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6. Rounders

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7.3/10
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81/100
Released: 1998Rated: R
Drama, Crime

What it's about: A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Showtime), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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7. Paris Is Burning

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8.2/10
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80/100
Released: 1990Rated: R
Documentary, LGBTQ

What it's about: A chronicle of New York City's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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8. Always Be My Maybe

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6.8/10
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79/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG-13
Romance, Comedy

What it's about: Reunited after 15 years, famous chef Sasha and hometown musician Marcus feel the old sparks of attraction but struggle to adapt to each other's worlds.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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9. A Most Violent Year

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7.0/10
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79/100
Released: 2014Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: A thriller set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city's history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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10. The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)

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6.9/10
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77/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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11. Something's Gotta Give

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6.7/10
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76/100
Released: 2003Rated: PG-13
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin's mother, Erica. Left in the care of Erica and his doctor, a love triangle starts to take shape.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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12. An American Tail

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6.9/10
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76/100
Released: 1986Rated: G
Animation, Comedy

What it's about: A young mouse named Fievel and his family decide to migrate to America, a "land without cats," at the turn of the 20th century. But somehow, Fievel ends up in the New World alone and must fend off not only the felines he never thought he'd have to deal with again but also the loneliness of being away from home.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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13. Ballerina

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75/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG
Animation, Action & Adventure

What it's about: Set in 1879 Paris. An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi TV), stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Prime Video) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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14. The Seven Five

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7.6/10
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75/100
Released: 2014Rated: R
Documentary, Biography

What it's about: Meet the dirtiest cop in NYC history. Michael Dowd stole money and dealt drugs while patrolling the streets of '80s Brooklyn.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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15. Rumble in the Bronx

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6.7/10
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74/100
Released: 1995Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: Keong comes from Hong Kong to visit New York for his uncle's wedding. His uncle runs a market in the Bronx and Keong offers to help out while Uncle is on his honeymoon. During his stay in the Bronx, Keong befriends a neighbor kid and beats up some neighborhood thugs who cause problems at the market. One of those petty thugs in the local gang stumbles into a criminal situation way over his head.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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16. Frozen River

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7.1/10
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73/100
Released: 2008Rated: R
Drama, Crime

What it's about: Ray Eddy, an upstate New York trailer mom, is lured into the world of illegal immigrant smuggling. Broke after her husband takes off with the down payment for their new doublewide, Ray reluctantly teams up with Lila, a smuggler, and the two begin making runs across the frozen St. Lawrence River carrying illegal Chinese and Pakistani immigrants in the trunk of Ray's Dodge Spirit.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Starz) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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17. Little Men

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6.7/10
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71/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG
Drama, Family

What it's about: Jake is a quiet, sensitive middle schooler with dreams of being an artist. He meets the affably brash Tony at his grandfather's funeral, and the unlikely pair soon hit it off. The budding friendship is put at risk, however, when a rent dispute between Jake's father, Brian, and Tony's mother, Leonor, threatens to become contentious.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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18. The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

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6.4/10
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71/100
Released: 2009Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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19. Super Fly

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6.5/10
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70/100
Released: 1972Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: Super Fly is a cocaine dealer who begins to realize that his life will soon end with either prison or his death. He decides to build an escape from the life by making his biggest deal yet.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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20. Tramps

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6.5/10
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69/100
Released: 2016
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: A young man and woman find love in an unlikely place while carrying out a shady deal.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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21. Last Night

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6.6/10
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69/100
Released: 2010Rated: R
Drama, Romance

What it's about: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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22. Dance Academy: The Movie

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7.0/10
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68/100
Released: 2017
Drama

What it's about: This 2017 movie follows the original dance academy TV show and tracks where the characters are in their lives now.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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23. TMNT

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6.2/10
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68/100
Released: 2007Rated: PG
Action & Adventure, Children

What it's about: After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Struggling to keep them together, their rat sensei, Splinter, becomes worried when strange things begin to brew in New York City.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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24. To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

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6.6/10
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68/100
Released: 1995Rated: PG-13
Comedy, LGBTQ

What it's about: Three New York drag queens on their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant get stranded in a small Midwestern town for the entire weekend when their car breaks down. While waiting for parts for their Cadillac convertible, the flamboyant trio shows the local homophobic rednecks that appearing different doesn't mean they don't have humanity in common.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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25. Murder Party

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5.9/10
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67/100
Released: 2007
Comedy, Independent

What it's about: A random invitation to a Halloween party leads a man into the hands of a rogue collective intent on murdering him for the sake of their art, sparking a bloodbath of mishap, mayhem and hilarity.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (PopcornFlix), stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Monsters Nightmares) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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26. The Brave One

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6.7/10
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66/100
Released: 2007Rated: R
Crime, Drama

What it's about: A woman struggles to recover from a brutal attack by setting out on a mission for revenge.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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27. Brooklyn's Finest

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6.7/10
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66/100
Released: 2009Rated: R
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Enforcing the law within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of the city and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects is the NYPD's sixty-fifth precinct. Three police officers struggle with the sometimes fine line between right and wrong.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix, Prime Video & Hulu) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 3 others).

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28. You Don't Mess with the Zohan

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5.5/10
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66/100
Released: 2008Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- to make his dreams come true.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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29. Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain

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6.8/10
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66/100
Released: 2013Rated: R
Documentary, Stand-up & Talk

What it's about: Captures the laughter, energy and mayhem from Hart's 2012 "Let Me Explain" concert tour, which spanned 10 countries and 80 cities, and generated over $32 million in ticket sales.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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30. Phantom Boy

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6.6/10
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65/100
Released: 2015Rated: PG
Animation, Fantasy

What it's about: At a hospital in New York, Alex, a police officer, meets Léo, a boy who has the ability to get out of his body and pass through the walls like a ghost. Both team up with Mary, an intrepid journalist, to capture a disfigured villain who terrorizes the city.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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31. White Girl

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5.7/10
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65/100
Released: 2016
Drama, Horror

What it's about: Summer, New York City. A college girl falls hard for a guy she just met. After a night of partying goes wrong, she goes to wild extremes to get him back.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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32. First Match

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6.3/10
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65/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Drama, Sport

What it's about: Hardened by years in foster care, a teenage girl from Brooklyn’s Brownsville neighborhood decides that wrestling boys is the only way back to her estranged father.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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33. One Eight Seven

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6.7/10
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65/100
Released: 1997Rated: R
Drama, Thriller

What it's about: After surviving a stabbing by a student, teacher Trevor Garfield moves from New York to Los Angeles. There, he resumes teaching as a substitute teacher. The education system, where violent bullies control the classrooms and the administration is afraid of lawsuits, slowly drives Garfield mad.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Microsoft).

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34. Set It Up

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6.5/10
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64/100
Released: 2018
Romance, Comedy

What it's about: Two overworked and underpaid assistants come up with a plan to get their bosses off their backs by setting them up with each other.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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35. Carrie Pilby

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6.6/10
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63/100
Released: 2017
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Awkward, isolated and disapproving of most of the people around her, a precocious 19-year-old genius is challenged to put her convictions to the test by venturing out on to the NYC dating scene, in this adaptation of Caren Lissner’s best-selling 2003 novel.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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36. Barry

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5.8/10
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63/100
Released: 2016
Biography, Drama

What it's about: A biopic of Barack Obama set during his time as a college student in New York City.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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37. Someone Great

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6.2/10
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62/100
Released: 2019Rated: R
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: An aspiring music journalist lands her dream job and is about to move to San Francisco when her boyfriend of nine years decides to call it quits. To nurse her broken heart, she and her two best friends spend one outrageous last adventure in New York City.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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38. Brain on Fire

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6.6/10
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62/100
Released: 2017Rated: PG-13
Drama, Biography

What it's about: Susannah Cahalan, an up-and-coming journalist at the New York Post becomes plagued by voices in her head and seizures, causing a rapid descent into insanity.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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39. The Super

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6.0/10
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60/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Horror, Mystery

What it's about: A man becomes the superintendent of a large New York City apartment building where people mysteriously go missing.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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40. An Interview with God

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5.7/10
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60/100
Released: 2018
Drama, Mystery

What it's about: An up-and-coming journalist finds his world and faith increasingly challenged when he's granted the interview of a lifetime – with someone who claims to be God.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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41. Susanne Bartsch: On Top

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7.0/10
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60/100
Released: 2017
Documentary, Biography

What it's about: Dubbed New York's "Queen of the Night," proto–club kid Susanne Bartsch has been throwing unforgettable parties for over 30 years and is still going strong.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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42. Otherhood

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6.0/10
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60/100
Released: 2019Rated: R
Comedy

What it's about: Three suburban moms travel to New York City to visit their sons.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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43. SampleThis

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6.4/10
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60/100
Released: 2013
Documentary

What it's about: A documentary that reveals how a forgotten record by the Incredible Bongo Band helped cement the foundation of hip hop when DJ Herc extended its percussion by playing them back to back, creating an anthem on the streets of the Bronx.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 2 services (iTunes & PlayStation Store).

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44. 5 Flights Up

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6.2/10
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57/100
Released: 2014Rated: PG-13
Drama, Comedy

What it's about: A long-time married couple who've spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate-related issues when they plan to move away.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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45. Tracers

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5.6/10
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57/100
Released: 2015Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: Wanted by the mafia, a New York City bike messenger escapes into the world of parkour after meeting a beautiful stranger.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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46. Little Boxes

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5.9/10
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56/100
Released: 2017
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: It's the summer before 6th grade, and Clark is the new-in-town biracial kid in a sea of white. Discovering that to be cool he needs to act 'more black,' he fumbles to meet expectations, while his urban intellectual parents Mack and Gina also strive to adjust to small-town living. Equipped for the many inherent challenges of New York, the tight-knit family are ill prepared for the drastically different set of obstacles that their new community presents, and soon find themselves struggling to understand themselves and each other in this new suburban context.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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47. Bushwick

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5.2/10
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55/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Mystery

What it's about: When an unknown military force invades Bushwick, a Brooklyn neighborhood, young student Lucy and war veteran Stupe must rely on each other to escape and survive.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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48. Honey 2

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5.3/10
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52/100
Released: 2011Rated: PG-13
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: After a brush with the law, Maria has returned to her gritty Bronx roots to rebuild her life with nothing but a talent for street dance and a burning ambition to prove herself.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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49. A Kind of Murder

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5.3/10
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50/100
Released: 2016Rated: R
Drama, Thriller

What it's about: In 1960s New York, Walter Stackhouse is a successful architect married to the beautiful Clara who leads a seemingly perfect life. But his fascination with an unsolved murder leads him into a spiral of chaos as he is forced to play cat-and-mouse with a clever killer and an overambitious detective, while at the same time lusting after another woman.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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50. Five Minarets in New York