About the film
rape sea river chinatown mistake in person pedophilia dying and death barrage conspiracy whodunit los angeles, california private detective neo-noir
Release Date: June 20, 1974
|Slogan||:||«You get tough. You get tender. You get close to each other. Maybe you even get close to the truth.»|
|Genres||:||Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Paramount, Long Road Productions, Penthouse, Robert Evans Company|
|Producers||:||Jane Feinberg, Mike Fenton, C.O. Erickson, Robert Evans|
Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.