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Luxury NYC Listings Inspired By The 2014 Oscar Nominees

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    Oscar-nominated films make us feel a wide array of emotions. One of the happier (or is it sadder?) feelings generated by this year’s nominees was a particularly strong case of real-estate lust. For a few million of dollars (or a whole lot more), you can kind of pretend you were an extra in one of your favorite movies — all thanks to StreetEasy.

    For each of the nominated films based in New York City, StreetEasy selected a listing similar to — or sometimes better than — the homes and haunts of our favorite troubled characters. We can't decide which we love more: the American Hustle love-affair nest or the Village crash pad for Llewyn Davis. Oh, and let's not forget the Manhattan mansion that rivals Jay Gatsby’s West Egg palace. Click through to check out these inspired and on-the-market homes. The unofficial title of this slideshow is "Champagne Taste, Beer Budget."

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