Arts & Culture
‘Making Rent in Bed-Stuy’ film series to feature neighborhood’s most iconic films
May 30, 2017
The Lower East Side's Metrograph is hosting a Bed-Stuy themed film series in honor of the release of a new memoir about making rent in the neighborhood.
Craigslist freebie of the day: Hundreds of Hong Kong film DVDs and posters
Apr 7, 2017
One couple has an embarrassment of riches: five boxes containing 200 - 300 films and "a ton of posters" amassed during research for a...
Arts & Culture
4 films to get excited about at this year’s Bushwick Film Festival
Sep 28, 2016
For a while there, Bushwick's reputation as a Brooklyn neighborhood was mostly infamous, its personality largely reduced to reports of cultural appropriation and brutally unfunny SNL skits....
Behind on summer movies? Spend your money wisely with our movie-value guide
Jul 20, 2016
We're in the thick of summer movie season and if you've fallen behind, you've got to start spending your dollars wisely. Summer movies aren't especially...
Brokelyn Special Events
Brokelyn presents: A dinner and a movie date that will actually make you smarter
May 20, 2016
"Dinner and a movie" conjures visions of a too-simple date idea for dummies who don't know how to harness all the wildly entertaining first date ideas in...
Here’s your guide to celebrating ‘Jewish Christmas’ in BK
Dec 22, 2015
Even the most diehard Christmas-doers have heard of the winter holiday's shadow-life, known informally as Jewish Christmas: a quiet, alternative holiday wherein those cast out...
Don’t believe the city’s lies: We are not prepared for Godzilla
May 13, 2014
New York has faced numerous challenges in its time as an incorporated city. Tammany Hall and its politicos who looted the treasury like it...
Sales & Deals
Sky high savings: Get a Rooftop Films membership for $75
May 9, 2014
If you talk to anyone about the end of winter, you can tell everyone is ready to burst into summer like so many fireworks...
Actor bases megalomaniacal Spider-Man villain on W’burg trust-funders
May 1, 2014
If for some reason you've spent time wondering what would happen if you gave someone who lives in The Edge a futuristic weaponized glider...
Get your Netflix membership now, before they jack up the price
Apr 22, 2014
Have you been dawdling on getting a Netflix subscription because you're mooching off your girlfriend or you want to be the modern version of...
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