New York, I Love You Synopsis
Different directors join together to create this film composed of different stories about love all taking place in New York.
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San Francisco Chronicle

Gamely tries to capture a vast, twinkling cityscape with not one love story - but 11 little ones, a few of them overlapping.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
The film is an omnibus ride through Brighton Beach, Central Park, the West Village, and Tribeca.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
These tales are as highly designed as fashion layouts. But they're as relaxing to thumb through as those NYT Magazine trend pieces.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Look at the cast and credits to form an idea of the directors and actors at work here. By its nature, New York, I Love You can't add up. It...
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The Hollywood Reporter

Most of these linked "shorts" succeed remarkably in nailing the serendipitous flavor of love, New York-style.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
If you're not a stickler for consistency, this is an effective pastiche and tribute to one of the world's most enticing cities.
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
New York, I Love You wants us to know that the city is a sexy, romantic, thrillingly random place where anything can go down. Sadly, two of...
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Anyone who actually adores New York is unlikely to appreciate this disappointingly bland collection of shorts, which might as well have...
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
What's remarkable here is the consistency of the mediocrity.
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Despite Benhiby's best efforts to create one from many, the only thing the roughly 10-minute segments in New York, I Love You have in...
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NEW YORK, I LOVE YOU. (And I really do!!!!!) Grade: B-plus (Based on a advance VIP press preview)

At 112mins, NYILU is a vibrantly exciting refreshingly imaginative innovative film-making that weaves together 12 vignettes about LOVE in New York City. Love is the MAIN theme - love never...

Really have to understand the City....

By thisdreamergirl
The 2nd installment of the shorts, having Paris Je'Taime being the debut.. New York I love you definitely hits home.. I have never been to Paris (yet) so I didn't quite understand what they were...

I love New York, and I loved this movie

By Clo16
Prior to renting this movie, I read some reviews on this site. Many of them were negative, and I was therefore unsure if I should watch it or not. However, there seemed to be an excellent cast and...


By JohnVP
One of the worst movies I've ever seen. Je t'aime Paris was one of the best; according to the credits, this is now a "franchise" and the next movie will be "I love you Shanghai." Also in the...

This Movie makes NYC look like a Hollywood Fashion SHow

By Vidal_Benbasat
New York, I Love , which looked like a NYU senior film project, did have very funny parts. However many of the scenes dragged on a bit, and it seemed as if the people behind the film got too caught up...

Five Word Review

By smill
boring dull slow akward boring...

New York, I Love You.

By nycib
While I love Paris Je T'aime, I hated this one. It is messy, and most of all is not New York...

Five Word Review

By Johnbuscar
Visually provocative captivating fantastic casting...

Five Word Review

By starbbby

What a strange movie

By BranFlakes1981
Just my style of movie, haven't seen one like this in quite a while. What an amazing cast!! The movie starts out hilarious but slowly levels out as the plot travels through the weaving of the...

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Rated R | For language and sexual content.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Sometimes-edgy shorts collection captures Big Apple's verve.
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