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3.2
522 Ratings

The Cotton Club

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola
United States, 1984
Crime, Drama, Musical

Synopsis

The lives of various characters intersect in 1920s Harlem, at the renowned jazz venue the Cotton Club. Handsome horn player Dixie Dwyer falls for Vera, the stunning girlfriend of famous gangster Dutch Schultz. But Dixie aspires to a career in Hollywood, imitating Schultz on-screen.

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The Cotton Club Directed by Francis Ford Coppola

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

BAFTA Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Costume Design

1986 | Nominee: Best Sound

Golden Globes (USA)

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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