Many musicals set in NYC are connected with Broadway, but the successful stage productions spawned film adaptions that used NYC as the actual backdrop.
NYC's Times Square has become one of the most famous theater districts in the world. Take a look at 17 of the area's historic theaters, some of still standing, while others were lost to development.
Birdman, the 2015 Best Picture Academy Award winner was shot in NYC. Here are the film locations for the film by Alejandro Iñárritu starring Michael Keaton