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Detective and mystery films
Detective films and programs
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert Evans; Roman Polanski; John A Alonzo; Robert Towne; Jack Nicholson; Faye Dunaway; John Hillerman; Perry Lopez; Burt Young; Bruce Glover; Joe Mantell; Roy Jenson; Diane Ladd; Richard Bakalyan; John Huston; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
|Language Note:||In English (5.1 surround), restored English mono, or French. Closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Originally produced as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features include: Theatrical trailer; retrospective interviews with Roman Polanski, Robert Evans and Robert Towne.
|Credits:||Art director, W. Stewart Cambell ; set designers, Gabe Resh, Robert Resh ; special effects, Logan Frazee ; production designer, Richard Sylbert ; film editor, Sam O'Steen ; costume designer, Anthea Sylbert ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.|
|Cast:||Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston.|
|Awards:||Academy Award: Best Screenplay|
|Target Audience:||Rated R.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD; stereo, Dolby digital, NTSC Region 1.|
|Series Title:||Widescreen DVD collection.|
|Other Titles:||Chinatown (Motion picture)
|Responsibility:||a Paramount picture ; a Robert Evans production of a Roman Polanski film ; director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski.|
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Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is 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 for one, unforgettable night in Chinatown.
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