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The Cotton Club (14-Dec-1984)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Writers: Francis Ford Coppola; William Kennedy; Mario Puzo

From novel: The Cotton Club by James Haskins

Original Music Composed and Conducted by: John Barry

Producer: Robert Evans

Keywords: Drama, Dance, Jazz, Harlem

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Dayton Allen
Actor
24-Sep-1919 11-Nov-2004 Voice actor
Julian Beck
Actor
31-May-1925 14-Sep-1985 Rev. Kane in Poltergeist II
Nicolas Cage
Actor
7-Jan-1964   Leaving Las Vegas
Bill Cobbs
Actor
16-Jun-1935   Tony on The Drew Carey Show
Sofia Coppola
Film Director
14-May-1971   Lost in Translation
Joe Dallesandro
Actor
31-Dec-1948   Took a walk on the wild side
Giancarlo Esposito
Actor
26-Apr-1958   Gus Fring on Breaking Bad
Laurence Fishburne
Actor
30-Jul-1961   The Matrix
Allen Garfield
Actor
22-Nov-1939   Cry Uncle!
Richard Gere
Actor
31-Aug-1949   American Gigolo
Bill Graham
Business
8-Jan-1931 25-Oct-1991 Rock & roll promoter
Jennifer Grey
Actor
26-Mar-1960   Dirty Dancing
Fred Gwynne
Actor
10-Jul-1926 2-Jul-1993 Herman on The Munsters
Jackée Harry
Actor
14-Aug-1956   Sandra Clark on 227
Gregory Hines
Dancer
14-Feb-1946 9-Aug-2003 Tap dancer
Bob Hoskins
Actor
26-Oct-1942   Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
Diane Lane
Actor
22-Jan-1965   A Walk on the Moon
Lonette McKee
Actor
22-Jul-1954   Maggie Davis on Third Watch
James Remar
Actor
31-Dec-1953   The Warriors
James Russo
Actor
23-Apr-1953   The Box
Tucker Smallwood
Actor
22-Feb-1944   Space: Above and Beyond
Woody Strode
Actor
28-Jul-1914 31-Dec-1994 Sergeant Rutledge
Mario Van Peebles
Actor
15-Jan-1957   Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song
Diane Venora
Actor
10-Aug-1952   Bird
Gwen Verdon
Dancer
16-Jan-1925 18-Oct-2000 Damn Yankees
Tom Waits
Singer/Songwriter
7-Dec-1949   Heartattack and Vine

CAST

Richard Gere   ...   Dixie Dwyer
Gregory Hines   ...   Sandman Williams
Diane Lane   ...   Vera Cicero
Lonette McKee   ...   Lila Rose Oliver
Bob Hoskins   ...   Owney Madden
James Remar   ...   Dutch Schultz
Nicolas Cage   ...   Vincent Dwyer
Allen Garfield   ...   Abbadabba Berman
Fred Gwynne   ...   Frenchy Demange
Gwen Verdon   ...   Tish Dwyer
Lisa Jane Persky   ...   Frances Flegenheimer
Maurice Hines   ...   Clay Williams
Julian Beck   ...   Sol Weinstein
Novella Nelson   ...   Madame St. Clair
Laurence Fishburne   ...   Bumpy Rhodes
John Ryan   ...   Joe Flynn
Tom Waits   ...   Irving Stark
Ron Karabatsos   ...   Mike Best
Glenn Withrow   ...   Ed Popke
Jennifer Grey   ...   Patsy Dwyer
Wynonna Smith   ...   Winnie Williams
Thelma Carpenter   ...   Norma Williams
Charles "Honi" Coles   ...   Suger Coates
Larry Marshall   ...   Cab Calloway
Joe Dallesandro   ...   Charles "Lucky" Luciano
Ed O'Ross   ...   Monk
Frederick Downs, Jr.   ...   Sullen Man
Diane Venora   ...   Gloria Swanson
Tucker Smallwood   ...   Kid Griffin
Woody Strode   ...   Holmes
Bill Graham   ...   J. W.
Dayton Allen   ...   Solly
Kim Chan   ...   Ling
Ed Rowan   ...   Messiah
Leonard Termo   ...   Danny
George Cantero   ...   Vince Hood
Brian Tarantina   ...   Vince Hood
Bruce MacVittie   ...   Vince Hood
James Russo   ...   Vince Hood
Giancarlo Esposito   ...   Bumpy Hood
Bruce Hubbard   ...   Bumpy Hood
Rony Clanton   ...   Caspar Holstein
Damien Leake   ...   Bub Jewett
Bill Cobbs   ...   Big Joe Ison
Joe Lynn   ...   Marcial Flores
Oscar Barnes   ...   Spanish Henry
Edward Zang   ...   Hotel Clerk
Sandra Beall   ...   Myrtle Fay
Zane Mark   ...   Duke Ellington
Tom Signorelli   ...   Butch Murdock
Paul Herman   ...   Policeman #1
Randle Mell   ...   Policeman #2
Steve Vignari   ...   Trigger Mike Coppola
Susan Mechsner   ...   Gypsie
Gregory Rozakis   ...   Charlie Chaplin
Marc Coppola   ...   Ted Husing
Norma Jean Darden   ...   Elda Webb
Robert Earl Jones   ...   Stage Door Joe
Vincent Jerosa   ...   James Cagney
Rosalind Harris   ...   Fanny Brice
Children in Street
Steve Cafiso   ...   Child in Street
John Cafiso   ...   Child in Street
Sofia Coppola   ...   Child in Street
Ninon Digiorgio   ...   Child in Street
Daria Hines   ...   Child in Street
Patricia LeTang   ...   Child in Street
Christopher Lewis   ...   Child in Street
Danielle Osborne   ...   Child in Street
Jason Papalardo   ...   Child in Street
Demetrius Pena   ...   Child in Street
Singers
Priscilla Baskerville   ...   Singer
Ethel Beatty   ...   Singer
Larry Marshall   ...   Singer
Sydney Goldsmith   ...   Singer
Hoofers
James "Buster" Brown   ...   Hoofer
Ralph Brown   ...   Hoofer
Harold Cromer   ...   Hoofer
Bubba Gaines   ...   Hoofer
George Hillman   ...   Hoofer
Henry "Phace" Roberts   ...   Hoofer
Howard "Sandman" Sims   ...   Hoofer
Jimmy Slide   ...   Hoofer
Henry LeTang   ...   Hoofer
Charles Young   ...   Hoofer
Tip, Tap, & Toe
Skip Cunningham   ...   Tip, Tap & Toe
Luther Fontaine   ...   Tip, Tap & Toe
Jan Mickens   ...   Tip, Tap & Toe
Dancers
Lydia Abarca   ...   Dancer
Sarita Allen   ...   Dancer
Tracey Bass   ...   Dancer
Jacquelyn Bird   ...   Dancer
Ethel Beatty   ...   Dancer
Shirley Black-Brown   ...   Dancer
Jhoe Breedlove   ...   Dancer
Lester Brown   ...   Dancer
Leslie Caldwell   ...   Dancer
Melanie Caldwell   ...   Dancer
Benny Clory   ...   Dancer
Sherri Cowart   ...   Dancer
Karen DiBianco   ...   Dancer
Cisco Drayton   ...   Dancer
Ann Duquesnay   ...   Dancer
Carla Earle   ...   Dancer
Wendy Edmead   ...   Dancer
Debbie Fitts   ...   Dancer
Ruddy Garner   ...   Dancer
Ruthanna Graves   ...   Dancer
Terri Griffin   ...   Dancer
Robin Harmon   ...   Dancer
Jackee Harry   ...   Dancer
Sonya Hensley   ...   Dancer
Dave Jackson   ...   Dancer
Gail Kendricks   ...   Dancer
Christina Kumi Kimball   ...   Dancer
Mary Beth Kurdock   ...   Dancer
Alde Lewis   ...   Dancer
Paula Lynn   ...   Dancer
Bernard Manners   ...   Dancer
Bernard Marsh   ...   Dancer
David McHarris   ...   Dancer
Delores McHarris   ...   Dancer
Vody Najac   ...   Dancer
Viewma Negromonte   ...   Dancer
Alice Anne Oakes   ...   Dancer
Anne Palmer   ...   Dancer
Julie Pars   ...   Dancer
Antonia Pettiford   ...   Dancer
Valerie Pettiford   ...   Dancer
Janet Powell   ...   Dancer
Renee Rodriguez   ...   Dancer
Tracey Ross   ...   Dancer
Kiki Shepard   ...   Dancer
Gay Thomas   ...   Dancer
Mario Van Peebles   ...   Dancer
Rima Vetter   ...   Dancer
Karen Wadkins   ...   Dancer
Ivery Wheeler   ...   Dancer
Donald Williams   ...   Dancer
Alexis Wilson   ...   Dancer

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