All the animals come out at night — whores, skunk pussies, buggers, queens, fairies, dopers, junkies, sick, venal. Someday a real rain will come and wash all this scum off the streets. I go all over. I take people to the Bronx, Brooklyn, I take ’em to Harlem. I don’t care. Don’t make no difference to me. It does to some. Some won’t even take spooks. Don’t make no difference to me.
(с) «Taxi Driver» — 1976
Yet, as only New Yorkers know, if you can get through the twilight, you’ll live through the night.
He was too romantic about Manhattan, as he was about everything else. He thrived on the hustle bustle of the crowds and the traffic. To him, New York meant beautiful women and street-smart guys who seemed to know all the angles — Manhattan (c).
“Since I’m inarticulate, I express myself with images.”
Bronx has a bad reputation between new yorkers and known as dangerous and criminal area.
That`s all because of scary stories and legends which people retelling each other until present days.
However, it concerns just a small part of this district – a South Bronx. The rest parts of this New York`s borough are interesting historical places and can bring a lot of pleasure for a curious people.
«New York… New York» is one of the most popular and cult songs about a Big Apple !
But not everybody knows the creation story of it.
«Theme from New York, New York» is the theme song from the Martin Scorseses film New York, New York — 1977. It was written special for a film and first performed by Liza Minnelli.