Francis Ford Coppola’s Academy Award®-nominated epic gets its definitive cut when The Cotton Club Encore: 35th Anniversary Edition arrives on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (plus DVD & Digital), DVD and Digital 4K Ultra HD™ December 10 from Lionsgate. Boasting an all-star cast, The Cotton Club Encore: 35th Anniversary Edition stars Golden Globe® winner Richard Gere (2003, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Chicago), Tony Award® winner Gregory Hines (1992, Best Actor in a Musical, Jelly’s Last Jam), Academy Award® nominee Diane Lane (2002, Best Actress, Unfaithful), NAACP Image Award® nominee Lonette McKee (1999, Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series, “As the World Turns”), Golden Globe® nominee Bob Hoskins (2006, Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Mrs Henderson Presents), James Remar (TV’s “Dexter,” “Sex and the City”), Academy Award® winner Nicolas Cage (1995, Best Actor, Leaving Las Vegas), Tony Award® nominee Maurice Hines (1986, Best Actor in a Musical, Uptown… It’s Hot!), Academy Award® nominee Laurence Fishburne (1993, Best Actor, What’s Love Got to Do with It), Golden Globe®nominee Jennifer Grey (1988, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Dirty Dancing), Grammy Award® winner Tom Waits (2000, Best Contemporary Folk Album, “Mule Variations”), and more. Story by William Kennedy & Francis Ford Coppola and Mario Puzo, screenplay by William Kennedy & Francis Ford Coppola, and produced by Robert Evans.
Directed and co-written by Academy Award®-winning writer-director Francis Ford Coppola (1970, Best Writing, Story and Screenplay–Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced, Patton; 1972, Best Writing, Screenplay–Based on Material from Another Medium, The Godfather; 1974, Best Picture, Best Director, Best Writing, Screenplay Adapted from Other Material, The Godfather: Part II; 2010, Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award), The Cotton Club Encore: 35th Anniversary Edition will be available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack (plus DVD & Digital), DVD, Digital 4K Ultra HD™, and Digital SD/HD for the suggested retail price of $19.99, $14.98, $12.99, and $9.99 respectively.
In this lavish, 1930s-era drama, Harlem’s legendary Cotton Club becomes a hotbed of passion and violence as the lives and loves of entertainers and gangsters collide. Now, Francis Ford Coppola’s extraordinary film is brought to vivid new life in The Cotton Club Encore. Featuring never-before-seen scenes and musical sequences that deepen the story lines, this remastered and beautifully restored version represents Coppola’s fully realized vision of The Cotton Club.
BLU-RAY / DVD / DIGITAL SPECIAL FEATURES
- Introduction to The Cotton Club Encore by Francis Ford Coppola
- The Cotton Club Encore Q&A