New York, New York Reviews

July 26, 2019
New York, New York is not the lively and brilliant film it should have been. It is rather a vague and drawn-out story. [Full Review in Spanish]
January 8, 2019
The planning and staging of Scorsese is as brilliant as ever, but the vital vicissitude of these characters remains a mere anecdote. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 5, 2017
Martin Scorsese's musical saga "New York, New York" is the keenest disappointment of the summer.
March 6, 2012
Though affectionate and colorfully stylized, Scorsese's tribute to the darker classic Hollywood musicals is only partially successful...an interesting feature that ultimately fails as a period piece or dark musical.
January 26, 2010
If this movie were a big-band arrangement, it would be a duet for a sax man and a girl singer, but with the soloists in a different key from the band.
October 8, 2006
New York, New York never fully comes together as a cohesive picture. Rather, it's a film with many parts that don't gel, much like its fabricated lead characters.
July 24, 2005
New York, New York often looks uneven and incoherent
May 9, 2005
Why should a man of Mr. Scorsese's talent be giving us what amounts to no more than a film buff's essay on a pop-film form that was never, at any point in film history, of the first freshness?
May 2, 2005
Martin Scorsese attempts to pay tribute to his musical forefathers, specifically Vincente Minnelli, with this colorful, misguided epic.
March 18, 2005
Astonishingly dull...
October 27, 2003
May 24, 2003
A film with a great look and fabulous soundtrack but some of the most unattractive characters ever to disgrace a movie screen.
January 1, 2001
January 1, 2000
Martin Scorsese created a very handsome and dynamic film, but the spectacular set pieces don't add up to much.