L.A. Confidential

Oscar Winner

Genre:  Drama
In Theatres:  September 19, 1997

Current rating: Rating: 4.86
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Cast: James Cromwell, Danny DeVito, Kevin Spacey, David Strathairn, Guy Pearce, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

Synopsis

Los Angeles in the early 50s. Unrelenting sunshine, alluring glamour, easy money and a burgeoning industry called Hollywood. The entire country is transfixed by the seductive images coming from the City of Angles. But beneath the gleaming surface lies a corrupt soul. The energy and growth of post-war America is a combustible mix that's bound to explode.

L.A. Confidential presents a gallery of characters, complete with smooth glamorous beauties and charming ambitious men who all cross into the dissolute and twisted terrain of lawlessness

Director: Curtis Hanson
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): Curtis Hanson, Arnon Milchan, Michael Nathanson
Screenplay: Brian Helgeland, Curtis Hanson

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