The Cotton Club (1984)

Cotton Club
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 2hr 8mins.
Genres Drama, Crime, Period, Musical, Music
Keywords gangster
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Mitchell Parish Song ("Cotton Club Stomp") 120859 8000040
Ned Washington Song ("Smoke Rings") 120859 8000034
Clarence Gaskill Song ("I Can't Believe that You're in Love with Me") 120859 8000038
Bub Miley Song ("East St Louis Toodle-O") 120859 8000039
Sam Lewis Song ("Dinah" "Singin' the Blues") 120859 8000041
Joe Young Song ("Dinah" "Singin' the Blues") 120859 8000042
J Russell Robinson Song ("Singin' the Blues") 120859 8000045
Con Conrad Song ("Singin' the Blues") 120859 8000044
Harry Akst Song ("Dinah" "Am I Blue") 120859 8000043
Helmy Kresa Song ("That's My Desire") 120859 8000037
H Eugene Gifford Song ("Smoke Rings") 120859 8000035
Nick Kenny Song ("Drop Me Off in Harlem") 120859 8000029
Elmer Scoebel Song ("Nobody's Sweetheart") 120859 8000028
Billy Meyers Song ("Nobody's Sweetheart") 120859 8000027
Sunny Clapp Song ("Girl of My Dreams") 120859 8000030
Andy Razaf Song ("Ain't Misbehavin'") 120859 8000031
Harry B Smith Song ("The Sheik of Araby") 120859 8000046
Harry Brooks Song ("Ain't Misbehavin'") 120859 8000033
Fats Waller Song ("Ain't Misbehavin'") 120859 8000032
Carroll Loveday Song ("That's My Desire") 120859 8000036
Francis Wheeler Song ("The Sheik of Araby") 120859 8000047
Albany Bigard Song ("Mood Indigo") 120859 8000062
Harry Carney Song ("Cotton Club Stomp") 120859 8000061
John Hodge Song ("Cotton Club Stomp") 120859 8000060
Rube Bloom Song ("Truckin'") 120859 8000059
Ballard MacDonald Song ("Back Home Again in Indiana") 120859 8000063
James F Hanley Song ("Back Home Again in Indiana") 120859 8000064
Joseph Meyer Song ("Crazy Rhythm") 120859 8000067
Irving Caesar Song ("Crazy Rhythm") 120859 8000066
Grant Clarke Song ("Am I Blue") 120859 8000065
J Fred Coots Song ("Copper Colored Gal") 120859 8000058
Benny Davis Song ("Copper Colored Gal") 120859 8000057
Sylvester Sprigato Song ("Cuban Holiday") 120859 8000051
Frank Warshauer Song ("Cuban Holiday") 120859 8000050
Ted Snyder Song ("The Sheik of Araby") 120859 8000048
Ray Klages Song ("Pardon Me Pretty Baby (Don't I Look Familiar to You?)") 120859 8000052
Jack Meskill Song ("Pardon Me Pretty Baby (Don't I Look Familiar to You?)") 120859 8000053
Juan Tizol Song ("Pyramid") 120859 8000056
Irving Gordon Song ("Pyramid") 120859 8000055
Vincent Rose Song ("Pardon Me Pretty Baby (Don't I Look Familiar to You?)") 120859 8000054
Ernie Erdman Song ("Nobody's Sweetheart") 120859 8000026
Gus Kahn Song ("Nobody's Sweetheart") 120859 8000025
Dorian Harris Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000003
Barry Malkin Executive Editor editor supervisor 120931 7000002
Robert Q Lovett Editor n/a 172 7000001
Adgar Cowans Photography stills 120835 6000006
John Coles Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000004
Debra Bard Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000005
Sy Johnson Music music associate supervisor 120781 8000003
Bob Wilber Music music re-creations 120781 8000002
John Barry Music n/a 120781 8000001
Don Sweeney Camera Operator camera operator 2nd unit 239 6000005
Barry Harris Camera Operator (electronic cinema department) 239 6000004
Lynn Lewis Lovett Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000024
Celia D Costas Location Manager (special effects unit) 193 5000023
Charles Miller Location Manager n/a 193 5000022
Lillian Pyles Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000025
Harriette Kanew Production Coordinator (special effects unit) 162 5000026
Joe Coffey Camera Operator b-camera operator 239 6000003
Michael L Stone Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Stephen Goldblatt Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Zane Weiner Music music production coordinator 120781 8000004
Tom Jung Music music recording 120781 8000005
Al Brackman Song ("Lady With the Fan") 120859 8000019
Jeanne Burns Song ("Lady With the Fan") 120859 8000018
Irving Mills Song songs("Minnie the Moocher" "Jitterbug" "The Mooche" "Ring Dem Bells" "Cotton Club Stomp" "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street" "Pyramid" "Mood Indigo") 120859 8000017
Cab Calloway Song songs("Minnie the Moocher" "Lady with the Fan" "Jitterbug") 120859 8000016
Ed Swayze Song ("Jitterbug") 120859 8000020
Ted Koehler Song songs("Ill Wind" "Stormy Weather" "Trickeration" "Truckin'") 120859 8000021
Roy Bergere Song ("How Come You Do Me Like You Do?") 120859 8000024
Gene Austin Song songs("How Come You Do Me Like You Do?" "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street") 120859 8000023
Harold Arlen Song ("Ill Wind" "Stormy Weather" "Trickeration") 120859 8000022
Jimmy McHugh Song songs("Bandana Babies" "Diga Diga Doo" "Doin' the New Lowdown" "I Can't Believe that You're in Love with Me" "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street") 120859 8000015
Dorothy Fields Song songs("Bandana Babies" "Diga Diga Doo" "Doin' the New Lowdown") 120859 8000014
Sy Johnson Music Arranger n/a 121019 8000008
Barry Moss Music n/a 120781 8000007
Julie Hughes Music n/a 120781 8000006
Norman Hollyn Music Editor n/a 214 8000009
Sy Johnson Original Music n/a 120838 8000010
Duke Ellington Song songs("Creole Love Call" "Creole Rhapsody" "Hot and Bothered" "Black Beauty" "Daybreak Express" "Wall Street Wail" "Slipper Horn" "High Life" "The Mooche" "Ring Dem Bells" "Drop Me Off in Harlem" "East St Louis Toodle-O" "Cotton Club Stomp" "Pyramid" "Cot 120859 8000013
Richard Gere Performer (cornetist) 120819 8000012
Al Woodbury Original Music n/a 120838 8000011
Roger Wolfe Kahn Song ("Crazy Rhythm") 120859 8000068
A Seymour Brown Song ("Oh You Beautiful Doll") 120859 8000069
Jack C Jacobsen Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Tom Bellfort ADR Editor n/a 220 14000002
Harriet Fidlow ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
Barbara Rosenthal Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000017
David Carroll Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000004
Richard Beggs Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
James Austin Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000008
Michael Minkler Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000007
Lee Dichter Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
David Dumais Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000016
Arlene Coffey Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000015
Arlette Greenfield Makeup (prosthetic) 353 13000009
John Caglione Jr. Makeup key makeup(prosthetic) 353 13000008
Joseph Cuervo Makeup n/a 353 13000007
Alfred Craine Wardrobe key wardrobe(men) 120823 13000010
Beverly Cycon Wardrobe key wardrobe(women) 120823 13000011
Mark Burchard Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000014
Melissa Stanton Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000013
Guy Tanno Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000012
Edward Beyer Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000009
Michael Kirchberger Sound Editor n/a 229 14000010
Bill Burton Stunt Coordinator (special effects unit) 120804 19000002
Vic Magnotta Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Michael Meacham Choreographer choreography 120803 17000007
Arthur Mitchell Choreographer choreography 120803 17000006
Stan Parks Special Effects Coordinator n/a 241 23000001
Conrad V Brink Jr. Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Tom Miller Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Harold Michelson Production production illustrator 120824 25000001
Jimmy Raitt Props n/a 120817 24000001
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Claudia Asbury Choreographer choreography 120803 17000004
Maurice Schell Sound Editor n/a 229 14000013
Mark Rathaus Sound Editor n/a 229 14000012
Kevin Lee Sound Editor n/a 229 14000011
Paul Trejo Sound Editor n/a 229 14000014
Ken Goss Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Gregory Hines Choreographer choreography(tap improvography) 120803 17000003
Henry LeTang Choreographer choreography(tap) 120803 17000002
Michael Smuin Choreographer choreography 120803 17000001
C Romania Ford Makeup n/a 353 13000006
Frances Kolar Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Sydney Goldsmith Song Performer ("Barbecue Bess") 120788 8000084
Larry Marshall Song Performer ("Minnie the Moocher" "Lady With the Fan" "Jitterbug") 120788 8000083
Ethel Beatty Song Performer ("Bandana Babies") 120788 8000082
Priscilla Baskerville Song Performer ("Creole Love Call") 120788 8000081
Richard Sylbert Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
David Chapman Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Leslie Bloom Set Designer n/a 202 9000005
George Gaines Set Designer n/a 202 9000004
Gregory William Bolton Art Director art direction 183 9000003
Aletha Robinson Song ("It Must Be Love") 120859 8000080
J Mayo Williams Song ("It Must Be Love") 120859 8000079
Sam Stept Song ("Breakin' in a Pair of Shoes") 120859 8000073
Dave Franklin Song ("Breakin' in a Pair of Shoes") 120859 8000071
Nat D Ayer Song ("Oh You Beautiful Doll") 120859 8000070
Maceo Pinkard Song ("Them There Eyes") 120859 8000074
William Tracey Song ("Them There Eyes") 120859 8000075
Percy Venable Song ("I Want a Big Butter and Egg Man") 120859 8000078
Louis Armstrong Song ("I Want a Big Butter and Egg Man") 120859 8000077
Doris Tauber Song ("Them There Eyes") 120859 8000076
Gretchen Rennell Casting n/a 179 10000001
Lois Planco Casting n/a 179 10000002
Gordon Jacoby Dialogue Coach n/a 538 12000010
Daniel R Suhart Dialogue Coach n/a 538 12000009
Howard Johnson Research and Content Consultant research consultant 121092 12000008
Maurice Hines Sr. Research and Content Consultant research consultant 121092 12000007
Warren Vache Advisor cornet coach 120821 12000011
Milena Canonero Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Richard Dean Makeup n/a 353 13000004
Craig Lyman Makeup key makeup 353 13000003
Lyndell Quiyou Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
Norma Jean Darden Research and Content Consultant research consultant 121092 12000006
Milton Forman Production Consultant n/a 120897 12000005
Julie Hughes Casting (dance) 179 10000005
Jane Jenkins Casting (Los Angeles) 179 10000004
Janet Hirshenson Casting (Los Angeles) 179 10000003
Barry Moss Casting (dance) 179 10000006
Anthony Clavet Consultant visual consultant 120784 12000001
Edward V Padula Production Consultant n/a 120897 12000004
Ralph Cooper II Consultant consultant associate 120784 12000003
Ralph Cooper Sr. Consultant special consultant 120784 12000002
Gaetano Lisi Location Manager n/a 193 5000021
Ed Dessisso Location Manager n/a 193 5000020
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Synopsis
Multiple tales of the loves and lives of musicians, tap dancers, singers, gangsters and their molls at Harlem's legendary jazz joint, "The Cotton Club."