Jan 18
2002

A&E Network is going Hollywood with “New York at the Movies,” a two-hour documentary special hosted by Meryl Streep that looks at how New York is placed as a backdrop in motion pictures. A&E executives said the special could serve as a pilot for a periodic series about movies and other cities. “New York” will premiere March 17 at 8 p.m. EST and will examine notable Hollywood movies employing the Big Apple, incl. “King Kong,” “West Side Story” “Manhattan.”