200 Cigarettes


1h 41m 1999

Brief Synopsis

On New Year's Eve in New York, 1981, Monica is terrified that nobody will come to her party. Even her best friend will only come when bribed with first refusal on Monica's ex-boyfriend Eric, who hasn't even arrived. Eric, meanwhile is a trendy downtown artist, who is at a club with current squeeze Bridget and her pal Caitlyn. But Bridget fancies the cute bartender. Meanwhile, Monica's teenage cousin from Long Island is coming to the party with a friend, but they are lost and terrified somewhere is the East Village. And in a cafe, Lucy and Kevin, terrifed of being alone at midnight, consider turning their friendship into something more.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Period
Romance
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Synopsis

On New Year's Eve in New York, 1981, Monica is terrified that nobody will come to her party. Even her best friend will only come when bribed with first refusal on Monica's ex-boyfriend Eric, who hasn't even arrived. Eric, meanwhile is a trendy downtown artist, who is at a club with current squeeze Bridget and her pal Caitlyn. But Bridget fancies the cute bartender. Meanwhile, Monica's teenage cousin from Long Island is coming to the party with a friend, but they are lost and terrified somewhere is the East Village. And in a cafe, Lucy and Kevin, terrifed of being alone at midnight, consider turning their friendship into something more.

Crew

Pam Aaron

Wardrobe

Carmen Abramian

Post-Production Coordinator

G. A. Aguilar

Stunt Coordinator

Jeff Alexander

Special Thanks To

Michael Alfieri

Grip

Amy Dawn Anderson

Casting Associate

Amelia C Andrews

Wardrobe Supervisor

Deborah Aquila

Casting

R Ashby

Song

Henry Avelin

Transportation Captain

Lori Ball

Assistant Editor

Judy Becker

Props Assistant

Betsy Beers

Producer

Bob Beher

Foley Editor

Robert Bell

Song

Ronald Bell

Song

Thor Benitez

Adr

Donnie Bennett

Song

Robert L. Benun

Special Thanks To

Bert Berns

Song

Steven L Bernstein

Coproducer

Brian T Best

Assistant Sound Editor

Matt Beville

Other

Alysse Bezahler

Unit Production Manager

Pam Bishop

Special Thanks To

Loretta Black

Production Assistant

Vebe Borge

Assistant Director

Edward Boros

Special Thanks To

Cecile Bouchier

Other

Terry Bradford

Song Performer

George Bramon

Song

Michael Bramon

Song

Chip Brantley

Assistant

Scott Breindel

Sound Mixer

George Brown

Song

Ken Brown

Assistant Director

Christine Buckley

Special Thanks To

Eddie Bydalek

Other

Colleen Callaghan

Hair Stylist

Kymbra Callaghan

Makeup Artist

Brian Carman

Song

Kim Carnes

Song Performer

Aryn Chapman

Production Assistant

Mike Chapman

Song

Lisa Zeno Churgin

Editor

Kathy Ciric

Location Coordinator

Ed Cobb

Song

Fred Cohen

Lighting Technician

Phil Cohen

Assistant Camera Operator

Douglas Colvin

Song

Coolio

Song Performer

Coolio

Song

Van Coppock

Song Performer

Blaise Corrigan

Stunt Player

Elvis Costello

Song

Elvis Costello

Consultant

Elvis Costello

Song Performer

Andrew Cox

Song

Douglas Crosby

Stunt Player

Byron Crystal

Extras Agent/Coordinator

John Cummings

Song

Harvey Danger

Song Performer

Chris David

Rerecording

Sally Davies

Art Department

Shirley Davis

Production Supervisor

John Deacon

Song

Eumir Deodato

Song

Jackie Deshannon

Song

Jimmy Destri

Song

Stephen Disador

Grip

Nicole Duryea

Production Assistant

Nathan Easterling

Assistant Editor

Thomas Erdelyi

Song

Eric Erickson

Other

Ray Evans

Song

John Michael Fanaris

Sound Effects

Jason Farrar

Accounting Assistant

Dino Fekaris

Song

Robert Feldman

Song

Jose Feliciano

Song

Jose Feliciano

Song Performer

Cyd Fenwick

Camera

Bryan Ferry

Song

Sarah Halley Finn

Casting

Barbara Fiorentino

Casting Associate

Bruce Fortune

Sound Editor

Joe Foster

Casting Associate

Charles Fox

Song

Paul Franklin

Other

Betsy Friedman

Production Assistant

Samuel Friedman

Lighting Technician

David Scott Gagnon

On-Set Dresser

David Gale

Producer

Edward R Geller

Grip

Jeffrey Lee Gibson

Stunt Player

Norman Gimbel

Song

Jerry Goldstein

Song

Ian Gomm

Song

Ginger Gonzalez

Production Assistant

Jim Goodkind

Special Thanks To

Albert Goodman

Song

Richard Gottehrer

Song

Gloria Grant

Makeup Artist

Steve Greenberg

Other

Alan Greenspan

Executive Producer

Roman Greller

On-Set Dresser

Linda Grimes

Makeup Artist

Louis J Guerra

Assistant Director

Jeffrey M Gunn

Song Performer

Terry Hall

Song

Marvin Hamlisch

Song

George Frederick Handel

Song

Douglas E. Hansen

Finance Manager

Barbara Harris

Voice Casting

Peter Harris

Production Assistant

Deborah Harry

Song

L Hawkins

Song

Annie Haywood

Other

Gina Hendrick

Props Assistant

Devorah Herbert

Assistant

Jonathan Herron

Camera Operator

Dan Hersey

Assistant Camera Operator

Rick Holliday

Song

Andrea Horta

Adr Editor

Steven Anthony St John Hovington

Song

Becky Hubbert

Production Assistant

Harold Hudson

Song

J Hunter

Song

Jeff Hyman

Song

Joe Jackson

Song Performer

Joe Jackson

Song

Rick James

Song

Rick James

Song Performer

A Johnson

Song

Betsey Johnson

Special Thanks To

D. Michelle Johnson

Hair Stylist

Linson Johnson

Song Performer

Richmond Johnston

Art Department

Grace Jones

Song Performer

Jean Kalanzi

Accounting Assistant

Chiemi Karasawa

Script Supervisor

Stephen Keene

Art Department

Tyler Kim

Assistant Property Master

Shirley King

Song

William King

Song

Jesse Knight

Production Assistant

Mark Knopfler

Song

Paul Koronkiewicz

Boom Operator

Julius Kozlowski

Other

Peter Kwong

Post-Production Assistant

Kevin Ladson

Property Master

Simone Lageoles

Script Supervisor

Francis Lai

Song

Andre Lamal

Coproducer

Al Lamberti

Location Assistant

Shana Larsen

Screenplay

Andrew Lassman

Props

Michael Latino

Photography

Cyndi Lauper

Song

Samantha Lavin

Dga Trainee

Bernadette Lee

Production Coordinator

David C. Lee

Photography

Craig Leon

Song

Craig Leon

Music Producer

Jonathan Lind

Song

Deborah Lipman

Photography

Dennis Livesey

Photography

Jeff Livesey

Boom Operator

Jeff Livesey

Other

Jay Livingston

Song

Robert Livingstone

Song

Virginia Longmuir

Special Thanks To

Cynthia Lovett

Art Director

Nick Lowe

Song

Nick Lowe

Song Performer

Susan Lyall

Costume Designer

Jalil Lynch

Stunt Player

Amy Lynn

Assistant Director

Bruce Maccallum

Camera Operator

Andrew Mackay

Song

Melissa Manchester

Song Performer

Henry Mancini

Song

Barry Manilow

Song Performer

Wende Martin

Assistant

Peter Mayer

Art Department

Ina Mayhew

Production Designer

John Mazzola

Dolly Grip

Ron Mazzola

Grip

John Mazzoni

Grip

James Mcquaide

Post-Production Supervisor

Michael Mendelsohn

Consultant

Johnny Mercer

Song

Robert Mickens

Song

John Milan

Finance Manager

Ruth Moe

Assistant

Theresa Repola Mohammed

Negative Cutting

Mike Montgomery

Grip

Richard Montgomery

Grip

Melody Ann Mora

Production Assistant

Mildred Iatrou Morgan

Sound Editor

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Period
Romance
Teens
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
New York City, New York, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video August 17, 1999

Released in United States Winter February 26, 1999

Feature directorial debut for theater and television director Risa Bramon Garcia.

Began shooting March 9, 1998.

Completed shooting April 22, 1998.

Released in United States Winter February 26, 1999

Released in United States on Video August 17, 1999