We've revisited New York City in action in the 1940s... but never in so much color! The below video, titled "Mighty Manhattan, New York's Wonder City," shows 15 minutes of the the city in gorgeous technicolor—from the Bowery to Chinatown to the UN to Columbia, you'll even meet people who "disprove the general impression that New York is a city without a heart."

And here was "The Wonder City" over a decade before, in 1938.