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.
|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|