A marquee is partially visible advertising James Cagney in "Ragtime".
Poster partially visible on the set of the TV game "Le roi du cinéma". when a spectator eats a candy.
In his review of "A Soldier's Story" (1986), Roger Ebert notes that viewers may remember Howard E. Rollins from this movie.
This is the making-of the film.
After the party, Robert and Cora are discussing disturbing matters in their bedroom. At the end, Cora says to Robert "Come to bed and dream of ragtime". A big stepping stone in Elizabeth McGovern's (Cora) career was the movie 'Ragtime' (1981).