The Landlord (1970), directed by Hal Ashby and starring Beau Bridges (VIDEO)

Watch the trailer for The Landlord, directed by Hal Ashby and starring Beau Bridges; No. 71 on our list of the 100 best New York movies.

New York movies: The Landlord (1970)

A spoiled Manhattan WASP (Beau Bridges) buys a Brooklyn tenement and learns some hard (but hilarious) life lessons from his primarily black tenants. Director Hal Ashby, making his feature debut, vividly captures the rough-and-tumble neighborhood that was Park Slope, long before it became stroller-mom central.—Keith Uhlich

RECOMMENDED: See all 100 best New York movies

 Buy The Landlord on Amazon

Watch the trailer for The Landlord




PREVIOUS:New York movies: No. 72 | NEXT:New York movies: No. 70

You might also like
Check out director Hal Ashby's movie Harold and Maude, No. 23 on our list of the top 50 most romantic movies of all time
Jim Jarmusch, Spike Lee, Martin Scorsese and other movie buffs choose their essential New York film
Check out the full list of the 100 best New York movies
See more in Film

Comments

0 comments