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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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When ‘Die Hard with a Vengeance’ Took Over Tompkins Square Park

Posted February 15, 2013 at 6:28 am

Die Hard with a Vengeance. It’s the quintessential action movie – fast-talking New York detective John McClane battles German bank robbers on the city streets. You know, everyday type shit. Anyway, it’s been on TV a bunch recently and we were reminded of the substantial screen time of both Tompkins Square Park and Avenue A. […]

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Weekend Edition: October 23

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:11 am

[Photo Credit: Phillip Kalantzis-Cope]

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