My best friend lives in New York, and we’ve talked many times about trying to find some of the locations from Friedkin’s The French Connection (1971). One of my goals is to someday eat a slice of pizza in that same doorway Gene Hackman stands in. (even though it’s been reworked to the point of being unrecognizable.
Nick Carr has made all this a lot more likely to happen with his awesome guide to locations from The French Connection. Click on Popeye and Cloudy to visit Nick’s site.