Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 86%
TMDB Rating 7.9
IMDB Rating 8.2
RottenTomatoes Rating 98%

Financials

Revenue: $30,000,000

Budget: $6,000,000

Profit: + $24,000,000


Movie Details

Tag Line: You get tough. You get tender. You get close to each other. Maybe you even get close to the truth.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: Jun 20, 1974

Rating: R

Run Time: 2h 10m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Paramount , Penthouse , Long Road Productions


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Synopsis

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.


Main Cast

Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson

Jake Gittes

Age : 82 | Popularity : 16%

Faye Dunaway

Faye Dunaway

Evelyn Cross Mulwray

Age : 79 | Popularity : 15%

John Huston

John Huston

Noah Cross

Age : 81 | Popularity : 16%

Perry Lopez

Perry Lopez

Lieutenant Lou Escobar

Age : 78 | Popularity : 3%

John Hillerman

John Hillerman

Russ Yelburton

Age : 84 | Popularity : 3%

Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski

Man with Knife

Age : 86 | Popularity : 25%

Diane Ladd

Diane Ladd

Ida Sessions

Age : 87 | Popularity : 11%

Roy Jenson

Roy Jenson

Claude Mulvihill

Age : 80 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Production Casting
Jane Feinberg
Jane Feinberg
Mike Fenton
Mike Fenton
Producer
C.O. Erickson
C.O. Erickson
Robert Evans
Robert Evans
Camera Director of Photography
John A. Alonzo
John A. Alonzo
Sound Original Music Composer
Jerry Goldsmith
Jerry Goldsmith
Music Editor
John C. Hammell
John C. Hammell
Sound Editor
Bob Cornett
Bob Cornett
Crew Special Effects
Logan Frazee
Logan Frazee
Directing Director
Roman Polanski
Roman Polanski
Art Production Design
Richard Sylbert
Richard Sylbert
Art Direction
W. Stewart Campbell
W. Stewart Campbell
Set Decoration
Ruby R. Levitt
Ruby R. Levitt
Editing Editor
Sam O'Steen
Sam O'Steen
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Anthea Sylbert
Anthea Sylbert
Writing Screenplay
Robert Towne
Robert Towne
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