Director: Milos Forman
Writers: Heinrich von Kleist; Michael Weller
From novel: Ragtime by E. L. Doctorow
Dramatization of E. L. Doctorow's immensely complicated novel of turn-of-the-century America, focusing primarily on the thread of Coalhouse Walker, black ragtime pianist and later a revolutionary. James Cagney returns to cinema after an absence of 20 years. Received Oscar nominations for Best Supporting Actor and Actress, Best Adaptation, Best Cinematography, Best Set Decoration, Best Costume Design, Best Original Score and Best Original Song, "One More Hour."
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