Can You Help Scout Make His First Movie?

If you’re a fan of Scouting NY, would you consider making a donation to my film fund? I’m trying to make my first movie, and if you’ve enjoyed my work on this site (to date, more than 650 articles and over 12,000 pictures!), all I can say is that I’ve been working a thousand times as hard on my film ... Read More »

Visit The Amazing Valencia Movie Palace in Queens on September 21!

Hey everyone – Just received word that the Tabernacle of Prayer church will be offering a rare tour of the unbelievable Valencia movie palace (read my full post here) on Saturday, September 21st at 11am! Tours are by appointment only – contact Sister Forbes at 718-657-4210 ext. 20 to sign up. The tour is free, but if you’re planning on ... Read More »

Best Movie Closing Credit Ever

The other day, I happened to be rewatching John Carpenter’s In The Mouth of Madness. For whatever reason, I found myself sitting through the closing credits…and just before it ended, this came up: If you’ve ever worked on a movie from optimistic beginnings to the bitter end, I think you’d agree that this should be at the end of most ... Read More »

How To Visit All 7 Continents On The Island Of Manhattan

Where did Scouting NY go on vacation? The American Museum of Natural History, of course! Of all New York’s museums, the AMNH is my absolute favorite – nothing fires both my brain and my heart more than staring at their wonderful dioramas (fun fact: the AMNH has one of the longest hallways in New York, stretching from Columbus Ave to ... Read More »

Speaking of New York…

Looking for an interesting speaker with encyclopedic knowledge of New York City and the movies to give a unique photo-rich presentation at your next event? You’ve found him! Since 2008, professional movie location scout Nick Carr has been taking readers on a tour of New York’s most beautiful, historic, and downright strange places through his website, Scouting NY. And, with ... Read More »