Fashion, Harlem, Harlem Fashion Week

Films Shot in HARLEM!

Harlem is Heaven, 1932

Dark Manhattan, 1937


Moon Over Harlem, 1939



Paradise in Harlem, 1939

Harlem Hot Shots, 1944

Hi-De-Ho , 1947














Souls of Sin, 1949










Showtime at the Apollo:
“Harlem Merry-go-Round”, 1955

The Cool World, 1963

The Pawnbroker, 1964




Black Roots, 1970



Cotton Comes to Harlem, 1970

Shaft, 1971


Across 110th Street, 1972

Black Rodeo, 1972


Come Back
Charleston Blue, 1972

Black Caesar, 1973

Hell Up in Harlem, 1973


Live and Let Die, 1973
Renaissance Reunion, 1973/2002



Claudine, 1974


From These Roots, 1974

Aaron Loves Angela, 1975

El Super, 1979

Gloria, 1980

The above opening credits by Harlem artist Romare Bearden


The Brother From Another Planet, 1984
The Cotton Club, 1984
Looking for Langston, 1988
Mo’ Better Blues, 1990

Paris is Burning, 1990

Reversal of Fortune, 1990
A Rage In Harlem, 1991



Jungle Fever, 1991


New Jack City, 1991

Juice, 1992




Sugar Hill, 1993








A Great Day In Harlem, 1994


Above the Rim, 1994








Die Hard with a Vengeance, 1995
The Spitball Story, 1998


Shaft, 2000



The Royal Tenenbaums, 2001

The 25th Hour, 2002









The Guru, 2002
The dream dance sequence and Ramu’s Broadway debut were filmed at the ornate, United Palace Church on 175th St./Broadway





The Black Donnellys, 2006
(TV series, frequently filmed in Harlem)
Killa Season, 2006


Preaching to the Choir, 2006





August Rush, 2007
Pride and Glory, 2007

American Gangster, 2007











Queen of Media, 2007

The Brave One, 2007


The Ministers, 2007






Original list compiled by Wikipedia, with additional film titles supplied by HarlemOneStop


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