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  • Shall We Dance, with Richard Gere, Susan Sarandon, Jennifer Lopez, & Richard Tucci. The remake. Just out; got excellent reviews. T.Clemente
  • Assassination Tango, with Robert Duval. 2002 United Artists. A quirky movie with some excellent Argentine Tango. G.Rappaport
  • Shall We Dance, a superb Japanese film on ballroom dancing with subtitles. G.Rappaport
  • Strictly Ballroom, The ‘Big Fat Greek Wedding’ of ballroom dancing; excellent perfomance of the Pase Doble. G.Rappaport
  • Dance With Me, with Vanessa L. Williams & Chayanne. 1998 Columbia Pictures. A decent movie with two superb Mambo scenes. G.Rappaport


  • Ballroom Dancing, with Teresa Mason. Kultur (VHS); 3 instructional videos: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced. 60 minutes each. Teaching demonstrations in 6 dances -- useful. G.Rappaport
  • Shut Up & Dance: Night Club Cha Cha with Losie Neglia and Peta Sidall. Excellent teaching video (VHS). Running time 70 minutes; 20 variations. G.Rappaport