200 Cigarettes

15 Years of ‘200 Cigarettes’ In the East Village

Posted February 26, 2014 at 11:07 am

200 Cigarettes was released in theaters fifteen years ago today. Yup, you’re old. The movie, produced by MTV Films, is a kitschy throwback to New Year’s Eve in 1981 New York City, where various characters’ lives intertwine. It stars Ben Affleck, Casey Affleck, Dave Chapelle, Paul Rudd, and even the always-annoying Courtney Love. They’re all […]

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Christina Ricci Shops for Wedding Candy at Economy Candy

Posted October 23, 2013 at 6:05 am

Add Christina Ricci to the list of celebrity shoppers at Economy Candy. The former Ms. Wednesday Addams stopped by the Rivington Street sweets shop yesterday. According to the store Facebook page, Ricci was out shopping for “wedding candy” for her upcoming nuptials. She’s marrying James Heerdegen, who she met while filming Pan Am two years […]

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Remember 200 Cigarettes?

Posted December 31, 2009 at 10:51 am

Ten years ago, on the precipice of the millenium, the movie 200 Cigarettes was released.  Boasting a cast of all stars, this comedy is set in the Lower East Side of the eighties.  The plot follows different groups of friends on their on New Year’s Eve prowl in 1981, particularly the party being held at […]

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