Based on the popular Broadway show, A CHORUS LINE is the story of a group of young dancers auditioning for a part in the program. It includes such song hits as "What I Did For Love," "Dance 10, Looks 3" and "Surprise, Surprise." Academy Award Nominations: 3, Best Sound, Best Song ("Surprise, Surprise"), Best Film Editing.
Michael Douglas - Actor, THE STREETS OF SAN FRANCISCO/WALL STREET
Marvin Hamlisch - Legendary film composer
Janet Jones - Gymnast/actress; married Wayne Gretsky
Janet Jones-Gretzky - Gymnast/actress; married Wayne Gretsky
Alyson Reed - Actress
Vicki Frederick - American Actress
Richard Attenborough - Oscar-winning director/producer/actor
Sir Richard Attenborough - Oscar-winning director/producer/actor
Audrey Landers - American TV Actress
An adaptation of one of the most successful and unusual musicals of all time. A group of Broadway hopefuls auditioning for a place in the chorus line of a new show, relate the stories of their lives -- their disappointments, their dreams, and the professional rejections and successes. Among the dancers trying to make the grade is the director's former lover, a woman who once made it big and now would be grateful just to dance in the chorus.
Additional cast: Michael Blevins, Yamil Borges, Sharon Brown, Gregg Burge, Tony Fields, Michelle Johnston, Pam Klinger, Charles McGowan, Justin Ross, Blane Savage, Matt West.
"...Totally enjoyable..." - 12/04/1985 Variety