Abel Ferrara’s New Film includes My Photograph

John Greco Author/Photographer

Baronet & Coronet Theatres-001 CW

Back in the 1970s and living in New York City, I did a lot of street photography. Being a movie fanatic, I went thru a period of photographing the exteriors out many of the movie theaters around the city. Most are now long gone. One of those photographs was of the Baronet/Coronet theaters on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Those two theaters along with the Cinema One and Two were located on the same block, on 3rd Avenue between 59th and 60th street. Back then they most sort after theaters for filmmakers to showcase their films in the city. The Baronet/Coronet photo was taken in 1976. The film, playing in both theaters was Brian DePalma’s Obsession.

Since the age of the internet, I have posted the photograph online a few times. A couple of months back I received an email from a representative of film…

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2 comments on “Abel Ferrara’s New Film includes My Photograph

  1. Sam Juliano says:

    And I had the great fortune of seeing it!

    Congratulations!

    Liked by 1 person

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