New York Film Locations

 





A Kiss Before Dying (1991)

Realising his secret girl-friend Dorothy's pregnancy will sour her relations with her ultra-rich father, career-minded Philadelphia student Jonathan Corliss (Matt Dillon) cooly murders her, making it look like suicide. He then moves to New York to woo her twin sister Ellen (Sean Young). All seems to go well for him, although Ellen's continued investigations into what she is convinced was no suicide forces him to kill again.


Baseball Field, Central Park, Manhattan.
   

St Thomas Church, 5th Avenue and West 53rd Street, Manhattan.
   

Jonathan's Apartment, 43 East 5th Avenue and 11th Street, Manhattan.
   

otsoNY Comments: The same apartment building was used by Lindsay Lohan's character Ashley Albright in the film Just My Luck.

Car Park, University Place and East 11th Street, Manhattan.
   

Radisson Lexington Hotel, 511 Lexington Avenue and East 48th Street, Manhattan.
   

Queensboro Bridge, East 59th Street (btw Manhattan and Queens).
  The Queensboro Bridge is a cantilever bridge over the East River in New York City that was completed in 1909. It connects the neighbourhood of Long Island City in the borough of Queens with Manhattan, passing over Roosevelt Island.  

Carlsson Copper Corp. Building, 1515 Broadway and West 45th Street, Manhattan.
   

One Astor Plaza

One Astor Plaza is a 745 ft (227 m). (227 m) high skyscraper in Times Square in Midtown Manhattan. Completed in 1972, the building is 54 stories tall and was designed by Der Scutt of Ely J. Kahn & Jacobs. Originally known as the W.T. Grant Building, it is currently the headquarters for Viacom and houses the MTV Studios, Minskoff Theatre, the Nokia Theatre at Times Square, and some retail outlets. It is located at 1515 Broadway at West 45th Street. Previously, the Astor Hotel occupied the lot. It was built in 1904 and closed in 1967. Construction of the W.T. Grant Building began in 1968 and was completed in 1972.





 


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