Throwback Thursday Oscar Edition: Who Should Have Won?

The Academy Award is the most coveted award in the film industry.  When one receives this award, it translates to more parts, more fame, and bragging rights that for one year, “I was the best.”  Or not.  Since its inception, the Academy Awards have been known to be a bit of a popularity contest.  This […]

Top 5 New York City Movies from the ’70s

In response to this summer’s “New York in the 70s” film festival at Film Forum, MovefiedNYC decided to repost our first list, the “Top Five NYC Movies from the ’70s.”  The choice for our first list was obvious; it had to come from our own backyard, a place and time—now perhaps mythological—of unrelenting creativity, expression, […]

5 New York Film Festival Movies to Catch when they Hit Theaters

The New York Film Festival may have ended a couple weeks ago but the movies that premiered at the festival continue to roll into theaters including Robert Zemeckis’s The Walk, starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt; Steven Spielberg’s The Bridge of Spies, featuring Tom Hankes; and Steve Jobs directed by Danny Boyle. In the weeks and months ahead […]

Top Ten Man vs Nature Disaster Movies

With the recent release of Everest, we thought we would satisfy our natural destructive interests with a list of some of our favorite movies highlighting man’s fight for survival against the planets natural forces, be it loud earthquakes, erupting volcanoes, and our course, massive title waves. David’s Top Five Man vs Nature Movies   Poseidon […]

The Best of 2015 So Far

It’s the middle of July already and much has happened on screen so far in 2015. Jurassic World has broken box office records to become the number one movie followed by—no surprise—Avengers: Age of Ultron and Furious 7. There have been some unique comedies with great ensemble performances including the hilarious vampire mockumentary What we do in the […]

MoviefiedNYC’s Most Anticipated Films for 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Its’a given, like almost everyone else, John David and I are both super excited about Star Wars: The Force Awakens the most eagerly awaited movie of 2015. Now here is where we both part ways: Myrna’s Most Anticipated Crimson Peak Crimson Peak a gothic horror film from the director of The Devil’s Backbone, […]

MoviefiedNYC’s Best of 2014

2014 was filled with the typical crop of blockbuster flops (Winter’s Tale, and The Legend of Hercules), a block buster not based on a comic book (Edge of Tomorrow), and blockbuster winners (Guardians of the Galaxy). We saw the typical formulaic comedies, some hits, the Skeleton Twins, some misses (A Million Ways to Die in the […]

MoviefiedNYC’s Favorite Posters 2014

As the year draws to a close, we get to look back at some of the films that touched us, made us laugh, clench our fists, gasp—or did none of those things. We have put together a selection of our favorite movie posters from 2014, with films that lived up to the hype of their […]

MoviefiedNYC’s Top Five New York City movies from the 1960s

When American Movies Grew up: New York in the 1960s The 1960s was a decade divided, a transitional period from the old classic Hollywood studio system with its shiny, plasitc, soundstage look to the French New-Wave-inspired authenticity of shooting on location—on the city streets that overflowed with rich sounds (not always pleasant) and colors (or […]

Midweek Topic: Top 5 Oscar Snubs of All Time

Titanic (1997), Wolf of Wall Street (2013), The Aviator (2004), Blood Diamond (2006), What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), The Great Gatsby (2013), Django Unchained (2012), Inception (2010), The Departed (2006), Romeo+Juliet (1996), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Gangs of New York (2002), The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), The Basketball Diaries (1995), The Quick […]