Stay-Puft Heads Up Broadway: FILMography Finds Famous Movie Shots in NYC

You couldn’t have forgotten how the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man terrorized the city… Well, some of New York City… The FILMography Tumblr has set out on an incredible journey, mapping your favorite movie scenes to their locations in Manhattan and overlaying those scenes onto pictures from the current day. Check out some of our genre favorites, including a very surprising Superman!

Mild Doctor Who film location spoilers below. Click any image to enlarge.

Remember when Bane tried to take down Wall Street, er, I mean, Gotham?

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

 

Or that time Kermit went on a date that totally wasn’t a date, but Piggy thought it was a date?

Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)

Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)

 

Look! It’s that place where Black Widow was awesome!

 

And where Superman kept our streets safe from thugs and other criminals!

Superman (1978)

Superman (1978)

 

And on the TV front, there was that time that Amy was in Central Park. Wait, that hasn’t even happened yet — time travel paradox!

Doctor Who (2012)

Doctor Who (2012)

 

All of these image and many more can be found on the philmfotos Tumblr. Be sure to check them out!


Stubby the Rocket is the Tor.com mascot. Stubby is sorry to be invisible so often because a rocket on top of the Flatiron Building would make for one gorgeous photo op.

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