FILM : Night They Raided Minsky's, The
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Night They Raided Minsky's, The 1968 Jason Robards, Britt Ekland, Norman Wisdom, Harry Andrews, Bert Lahr New York, USA.
Director : William Friedkin   Production Company : Tandem Productions  Region : N. AMERICA

A religious young woman arrives in New York from her small community intent on becoming a dancer and accidentally invents strip-tease.

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Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - Stock footage from the early 20th Century features throughout the film. Here, a dancer performs in the street. Unknown location.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami001. Stock footage from the early 20th Century features throughout the film. Here, a dancer performs in the street. Unknown location.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - The main setting for the film was on East 26th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues. The street of vacant tenements was transformed into a 1920's scene before being demolished.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami002. The main setting for the film was on East 26th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues. The street of vacant tenements was transformed into a 1920's scene before being demolished.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - More footage from the era of the film is seen. In the background stands a shop named Lobel's. If it's the butchery business the address is possibly Madison Avenue at the junction with 82nd Street in New York's Upper East Side.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami003. More footage from the era of the film is seen. In the background stands a shop named Lobel's. If it's the butchery business the address is possibly Madison Avenue at the junction with 82nd Street in New York's Upper East Side.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - New York's elevated railway meanders through the streets. This is an unknown location on the system that was mostly closed and dismantled in the mid 20th Century.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami004. New York's elevated railway meanders through the streets. This is an unknown location on the system that was mostly closed and dismantled in the mid 20th Century.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - The train bringing Rachel Schpitendavel to New York's Lower East Side arrives at the station. According to IMDB this is Myrtle Avenue, an elevated station in Brooklyn, New York.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami005. The train bringing Rachel Schpitendavel to New York's Lower East Side arrives at the station. According to IMDB this is Myrtle Avenue, an elevated station in Brooklyn, New York.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - Rachel Elizabeth Schpitendavel (Britt Ekland) alights and heads to find the National Wintergarden theatre. The station is also known as Broadway and is on a section of line which is the last surviving remnant of one of the original Brooklyn elevated railroads.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami006. Rachel Elizabeth Schpitendavel (Britt Ekland) alights and heads to find the National Wintergarden theatre. The station is also known as Broadway and is on a section of line which is the last surviving remnant of one of the original Brooklyn elevated railroads.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - The section of elevated railway seen between the tenements was built for the film. East 26th Street, New York 10028. The area has been completely redeveloped.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami007. The section of elevated railway seen between the tenements was built for the film. East 26th Street, New York 10028. The area has been completely redeveloped.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - Professor Spats (Bert Lahr) heads for the theatre.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami008. Professor Spats (Bert Lahr) heads for the theatre.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - Detail on the front of Minsky's Burlesque Theatre, also known as the National Wintergarden and the Poor Man's Follies. This may be a studio set.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami009. Detail on the front of Minsky's Burlesque Theatre, also known as the National Wintergarden and the Poor Man's Follies. This may be a studio set.

Night They Raided Minsky's, The  - Chick Williams (Norman Wisdom) and Rachel share food in the street.
Night They Raided Minsky's, The

nirami010. Chick Williams (Norman Wisdom) and Rachel share food in the street.

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