overview : 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.
Release Date : Jun 20, 1974
Runtime : 2h 10m
Companies : Paramount, Long Road Productions, Penthouse, Robert Evans Company
Countries : United States of America
Keywords : rape, sea, river, chinatown, mistake in person, pedophilia, dying and death, barrage, conspiracy, whodunit, los angeles, california, private detective, neo-noir