> Electronic Tango Resources

> Different tangos

> Head snaps

v Tango in movies

Tango is a popular dance in movies. Starting with Rudolph Valentino in ??? Al Pacino in Scent of a woman; even Arnold Schwarzenegger in True Lies.

The tango in "Scent of a Woman" was done to the song "Por Una Cabeza," which you can hear, for example, on Carlos Gadel's "El Gardel Que Conoci," vol. 1 (Polydor 314 529 617-2).

For some reason, tango is both romantic and dark. Gomez and Morticia dance a tango in the Addams Family movie.

> Books about tango

> History

> Related dances

This file is part of the FAQ list for the newsgroup rec.arts.dance. The FAQ list is being maintained by Victor Eijkhout (victor at eijkhout dot net, talk about vanity), who appreciates being sent additions or corrections on the material in this collection. Copyright 1994/5/6/7/8/9/2000 lies with the maintainer and the contributors of various parts.

Listen up: Victor did not write most of this stuff; he just collected it. So don't send him any dance questions.

You may link to this page and make copies for private use in any form, but reproduction in any means, including book or CDROM, is not allowed without permission from the copyright holder. When linking, the page may not be displayed in a frame: use the full window, or open a new one.

It goes without saying that the maintainer of this FAQ takes no responsibility for any inaccuracies in the information presented here or for any use or abuse of this information. The maintainer is neither a doctor nor a lawyer.

Last modified on: 2000, Saturday August 5.