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Gregory Hines Tap Dancing Films

Gregory Hines movies featuring tap dancing sequences.

TITLE: The Cotton Club

RELEASED: December 14, 1984
DIRECTOR: Francis Ford Coppola
ACTORS: Gregory Hines, Richard Gere, Diane Lane, Bob Hoskins
NOTES: Crime drama centered around a 1930's era Harlem jazz Club
- DVD Boxed Set Including "Cotton Club" at
- Audio CD of "Cotton Club" Soundtrack

TITLE: White Nights

RELEASED: November 22, 1985
ACTORS: Gregory Hines, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Geraldine Page, Helen Mirren, Isabella Rossellini
NOTES: Story of two soviet defectors, a ballet dancer and a tap dancert
- DVD Video of "White Nights" at
- Downloadable Video of "White Nights" at


RELEASED: February 10, 1989
ACTORS: Gregory Hines, Sammy Davis, Jr., Suzzanne Douglas
NOTES: Character played by Gregory hines is released dfrom prison who's father previously owned a dance studio now owned by character played by Sammy Davis, Jr.
- DVD Video of "Taps" at
- Downloadable Video of "Tap" at

TITLE: Bojangles

RELEASED: February 2, 2001 (Showtime TV Movie)
ACTORS: Gregory Hines, Savion Glover
NOTES: Film about the life and career of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson

SHOP: DVD Video of "Bojangles" at

Gregory Hines Movies 1981-2004

1981: History of the World, Part I
1981: Wolfen

1983: Deal of the Century

1984: The Muppets Take Manhattan
1984: The Cotton Club

1985: White Nights
1985: Faerie Tale Theatre: "Puss in Boots"

1986: Running Scared

1988: Off Limits

1989: Tap

1991: Eve of Destruction
1991: White Lie
1991: A Rage in Harlem

1992: T Bone n Weasel

1994: Kangaroo Court
1994: Renaissance Man
1994: Dead Air

1995: A Stranger In Town
1995: Waiting to Exhale
1995: Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales (Beauty and the Beast voice)

1996: The Cherokee Kid
1996: Good Luck
1996: Mad Dog Time
1996: The Preacher's Wife

1997: Subway Stories: Tales From the Underground

1999: The Tic Code

2000: Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her
2000: Once in the Life

2001: Bojangles

2002: Venice: Lost and Found

2003: The Root

2004: Keeping Time: The Life, Music & Photography of Milt Hinton

Gregory Hines TV Show Appearances 1985-2003

1985: Amazing Stories: "The Amazing Falsworth"
1989: Gregory Hines' Tap Dance in America
1999-2003: Little Bill (until his death)
2000: Will and Grace TV Series
2000: "Who Killed Atlanta's Children?"
2002: "The Red Sneakers"
2003: Law and Order TV Series: "Suicide Box" Episode
2003: "Lost at Home"

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