CIAO! MANHATTAN parallels Andy Warhol Factory star Edie Sedgwick's glory days in the late 60's through her inevitable downfall and the tragic addiction that would take her life only weeks after filming wrapped in 1971.
Did You Know?
The film originally followed the excessively hip lives of Sedgwick and fellow Warhol superstar Paul America, as they lived life in the fast lane (literally speeding down the West Side Highway on massive amounts of amphetamine). See more
Butch is seen hitch-hiking past a billboard advertising Land of Make Believe and past a graveyard. These locations are along US Route 46 in White Twp, New Jersey. Butch is later seen at the Pocono Diner in Tannersville, PA which is farther west. He says that he is trying to go to New York City but he would have been traveling in the wrong direction. See more
[On the phone with an operator
I was just speaking to my party before you so rudely interrupted me... for God's sake!
You cannot speak to me in that tone of voice. I am a high school graduate.
[Slams down the phone
Oh, those operators are so damn stupid.
References Sweet Smell of Sex
Written and Performed by Kim Milford See more