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In honor of this year being the Year of the Dragon, here’s the trailer for the 1985 film with that same title, featuring NYC when it had grit and character, and Chinatown before the hipsterfication and fast approaching gentrification.
Nom Wah Tea Parlor, Circa 1938 (via bowery boogie)
[related: new york’s first dim sum parlor]
Hua Mei Bird Garden, Chinatown in Sara Delano Roosevelt Park, at Chrystie and Delancey Streets.
Brutal Simplicity theme by Kevin Burg