Tag: Alexander Mackendrick

August 20, 2013 / / Main Slate


If it’s light out, you can’t watch SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS.

New York City is a trusted muse for nearly every significant filmmaker. Woody Allen, for example, based many films in his beloved hometown. Every studio used to have their version of New York City – a set equipped with stereotypical, stylistic trappings, ready to be employed in any quintessential crime and noir film.