Tuesday, May 27, 2014

To Hollywood, All Things Hip Lie in Brooklyn - NYTimes.com

To Hollywood, All Things Hip Lie in Brooklyn - NYTimes.com

(Excerpt)
“Manhattan has always told the story of aspiration and wealth,” said Laura Berning, a longtime location scout. “Now Brooklyn is telling the story of a really upwardly mobile person.”

To be sure, Brooklyn has had many cameos onscreen. There was the pink house on Rugby Road in “Sophie’s Choice.” The streets of Bay Ridge in “The French Connection.” A Coney Island roller coaster in “Annie Hall.” Brooklyn Heights in “Moonstruck.”