Top 5 Best Movies with an NYC Setting

King Kong, Ghostbusters and many more are popular movies NYC landmarks have featured in, and this is no surprise, as the Big Apple is a city like no other.

With a population density and urban environment that stand out whenever the city is photographed or filmed, stories set in NYC appear throughout literature, television and film. Some of the best movies set in New York City use the city itself as a character, interacting with and impacting the lives of everyone else.

Here are the top five popular movies NYC is a setting in: