Can't Stop The Music


2h 4m 1980

Brief Synopsis

A lawyer helps an ex-model and a songwriter promote a gay singing group called the Village People.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1980
Production Company
Cinema Research Corporation; Laser Media Inc
Distribution Company
Columbia-Emi-Warner

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 4m

Synopsis

A lawyer helps an ex-model and a songwriter promote a gay singing group called the Village People.

Cast

Ray Simpson

Ray--Policeman/Village People Band Member

David Hodo

David--Construction Worker/Village People Band Member

Felipe Rose

Felipe--Indian/Village People Band Member

Randy Jones

Randy--Cowboy/Village People Band Member

Glenn Hughes

Glenn--Leatherman/Village People Band Member

Alexander Briley

Alexander--Gi/Village People Band Member

Valerie Perrine

Samantha Simpson

Caitlyn Jenner

Ron White

Steve Guttenberg

Jack Morell

Paul Sand

Steve Waits

Tammy Grimes

Sydne Channing

June Havoc

Helen Morell

Barbara Rush

Norma White

Altovise Davis

Alicia Edwards

Marilyn Sokol

Lulu Brecht

Russell Nype

Richard Montgomery

Jack Weston

Benny Murray

Dick Patterson

Record Store Manager

Bobo Lewis

Breadwoman

Paula Trueman

Stick-Up Lady

Portia Nelson

Law Office Receptionist

Leigh Taylor-young

Claudia Walters

Selma Archerd

Mrs Williams

Muriel Slatkin

Mrs Slatkin

Aaron Gold

Tv Reporter

Vera Brown

Ritchie Family Member

Jacqui Smith-lee

Ritchie Family Member

Dodie Draher

Ritchie Family Member

Greg Zadikov

Singing Vendor

Danone Camden

Stewardess In Record Store

Rasa Allen

Mime

Gabriel Barre

Mime

Donald Blanton

Relief Dj

Roger Leclaire

Disco Photographer

Cindy Roberts

Jean Harlow

Maggie Brendler

Marilyn Monroe

Bradley Bliss

Betty Grable

Bill Bartman

Wino

Victor Davis

Buster Sirwinski

William L Arndt

Commercial Director

Jerry Layne

Ventriloquist

Terry Dunne

James The Flame

Maria Roosakos

Steve Waits' Secretary

Mike Kulik

Milk Commercial Director

Richard Bruce Friedman

Recording Technician

Deborah Louise Ash

Dancer

Seamus Brennan

Dancer

Wade Collings

Dancer

Jane Margaret Colthorpe

Dancer

Edyie Fleming

Dancer

Roy Hamlyn Gayle

Dancer

Virginia Francis Hartley

Dancer

Alison Jane Hierlihy

Dancer

Rich King

Dancer

Kin Elizabeth Leeson

Dancer

Perri Lister

Dancer

Sarah M Miles

Dancer

Gene Montoya

Dancer

Floyd Anthony Pearce

Dancer

Blane Savage

Dancer

Peter Tramm

Dancer

Robert Warners

Dancer

Christine Anne Wickman

Dancer

Edward Jackman

Nick Caparelli

Leadman

Crew

Theoni V. Aldredge

Costumes

Bill Anagnos

Stunts

Bill Bartman

Dialogue Coach

Bill Beasley

Assistant Director

Henri Belolo

Producer

Henri Belolo

Songs ("Can'T Stop The Music" "Liberation" "I Love You To Death" "Ymca" "Magic Night" "Milk Shake" "Give Me A Break" "Samantha" "The Sound Of The City" "Sophistication" "I'M A Singing Juggler")

Irene Berkman

Production Office Coordinator

Grace Blake

Other

Leslie Bloom

Props (New York)

Mauri Blumenfeld

Assistant (To Producers)

Garrett Brown

Steadicam Operator

John F. Burnett

Editor

Wilmer Butler

Director Of Photography

Paula Cain

Costumes (Women)

Colin Campbell

Gaffer

Allan Carr

Screenwriter

Allan Carr

Producer

Sam Cline

Other

James R Connell

Camera Operator

Ken Crawford

Props Assistant

Bill Dager

Video Playback Operator

Joseph Daley

Assistant (To Village People)

Carlos Delarios

Sound Rerecording Mixer

June Edgerton

Music Editor

Arthur Edwards

Stunts

Waldo Fernandez

Consultant

Waldo Fernandez

Sound Effects Editor

Waldo Fernandez

Other

Howard Feuer

Casting

Wayne Fitzgerald

Title Design

Michael A. Genne

Camera Assistant

Lewis Gould

Location Manager (New York)

Romaine Greene

Hairstyles

Jane Greenwood

Costumes

Jay M Harding

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Ray Hartwick

Unit Production Manager (New York)

Ron Hays

Electronic Visual Effects

Stephen Hendrickson

Special Visual

Stephen Hendrickson

Consultant

Stephen Hendrickson

Production Designer

George Hill

Key Grip

Victoria Hugo

Set Decorator

Phil Hurtt

Songs ("Can'T Stop The Music" "Liberation" "I Love You To Death" "Samantha" "The Sound Of The City" "Sophistication" "I'M A Singing Juggler")

Tom Jacobson

Location Manager

Gary Kalkin

Unit Publicist

Michael Kaplan

Additional Costumes (Men)

Sheilah Kent

Assistant (To Producers)

Michael J Kohut

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Juergen Koppers

Consultant

Richard Kratina

Camera Operator (New York), Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Roger Leclaire

Ymca Consultant

Bob Lederman

Apprentice Editor

Mario Leone

2nd Assistant Editor

Daniel Levans

Choreography

George L. Little

Costumes (Men)

Neil A Machlis

Unit Production Manager

Neil A Machlis

Associate Producer

Carole Mallory

Other

Carole Mallory

Costumes

Marvin March

Set Decorator

Elliot Marks

Stills

Ann E Martin

Apprentice Editor

James L Mccoy

Makeup

Eric Mcfarland

Assistant (To Producers)

Jim Mcgrath

Key Grip (New York)

Richard Mckenzie

Set Designer

Carol Mercatoris

Hairstyles

Harold Michelson

Art Direction

Paul Moen

2nd Assistant Director

Jacques Morali

Music

Jacques Morali

Producer

Jacques Morali

Song ("Can'T Stop The Music" "Liberation" "I Love You To Death" "Ymca" "Magic Night" "Milk Shake" "Give Me A Break" "Samantha" "The Sound Of The City" "Sophistication" "I'M A Singing Juggler")

Pat O'connor

Property Master

Eric Orbum

Set Designer

Horace Ott

Music Director

Horace Ott

Music Arranger

Arlene Phillips

Other

Arlene Phillips

Choreography

Arlene Phillips

Musical Staging

Ray Quinlan

Gaffer (New York)

Jeremy Ritzer

Casting

Aaron Rochin

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Warren Rothenberger

Camera Operator (New York)

Justin Scoppa

Set Decorator

Heather Seymour

Choreography

David A Simmons

Assistant Editor

Howard Small

Transportation

Daniel C Striepeke

Makeup

Candace Suerstedt

2nd Assistant Director (New York)

Michael Sullivan

Special Effects

Michael Sullivan

Special Effects

Sylvia Fay Casting

Casting (New York Bits And Extras)

John Tedesco

Set Designer (San Francisco Finale)

Barry D Thomas

Sound Recording Mixer

Chris Trainor

Casting (Dance Extras)

Cynnie Troup

Script Supervisor

Dick Tyler Sr.

Costumes

Dick Tyler Sr.

Other

John Waffen

Dialogue Editor (Loop)

Don S Walden

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Steve Warner

Auditor

Richard Weiner

Assistant (To Village People)

Beauris Whitehead

Songs ("Can'T Stop The Music" "Liberation" "I Love You To Death")

Victor Willis

Songs ("Ymca" "Magic Night" "Milk Shake" "Give Me A Break")

Bronte Woodard

Screenwriter

Maurice Zuberano

Production Illustrator

Julian Zutz

Construction Coordinator

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1980
Production Company
Cinema Research Corporation; Laser Media Inc
Distribution Company
Columbia-Emi-Warner

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 4m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 20, 1980

Released in United States Summer June 20, 1980