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White Nights (1985)

PG-13
136 min | Drama, Music

An expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Kirov Academy of Ballet ...See moreAn expatriate Russian dancer is on a plane forced to land on Soviet territory. He is taken to an apartment in which a black American who has married a Russian woman lives with her. He is to become a dancer for the Kirov Academy of Ballet again, but he wishes to escape, but can he trust the American? Written by John Vogel See less
Writers
James Goldman (screenplay) (story) | Eric Hughes (screenplay)
Composer
Michel Colombier (music score)
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$ 477,539
Gross (USA)
$ 42,160,849
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Release date
Dec 6, 1985 (United States)

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Mikhail Baryshnikov
Nikolai 'Kolya' Rodchenko Nikolai 'Kolya' Rodchenko   See fewer
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Gregory Hines
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Jerzy Skolimowski
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Helen Mirren
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Geraldine Page
Anne Wyatt Anne Wyatt   See fewer
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Isabella Rossellini
Darya Greenwood Darya Greenwood   See fewer
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John Glover
Wynn Scott Wynn Scott   See fewer
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Stefan Gryff
Captain Kirigin Captain Kirigin   See fewer
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William Hootkins
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Shane Rimmer
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Florence Faure
Ballerina (Death) Ballerina (Death)   See fewer
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Ian Liston
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Benny Young
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Hilary Drake
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Megumi Shimanuki
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Daniel Benzali
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Maria Werlander
Child Ballerina Child Ballerina   See fewer
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Sergei Rusakov
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Aleksandr Naumov
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Marc Sinden
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Josephine Buchan
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Sussanah Morley
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Jirí Stanislav
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6.6 / 10 | 5,952 votes