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The Cotton Club (1984)

R
127 min | Crime, Drama, Music

The Cotton Club was a famous night club in Harlem. The story follows the people who visited the club, those who ran it, and is peppered with the Jazz music that made it so famous.See moreThe Cotton Club was a famous night club in Harlem. The story follows the people who visited the club, those who ran it, and is peppered with the Jazz music that made it so famous. Written by Colin Tinto with corrections by BSmith See less
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Francis Ford Coppola (as Francis Coppola)
Writers
William Kennedy (screenplay) (story) | Francis Ford Coppola (screenplay) (as Francis Coppola) (story) (as Francis Coppola) | Mario Puzo (story) | Jim Haskins (pictorial history "The Cotton Club") (suggestion) (as James Haskins)
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$ 58,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 2,903,603
Gross (USA)
$ 25,928,721
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Release date
Dec 14, 1984 (United States)

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