Chinatown

Poster for the movie "Chinatown"
Poster for the movie "Chinatown"

Chinatown (1974)

R 130 min - Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller - 20 juni 1974
Your rating:
Not rated yet!

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.

Director:  Roman Polanski
Stars:  Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez, John Hillerman, Roman Polanski, Diane Ladd, Roy Jenson, Richard Bakalyan, James Hong, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Roberts, Noble Willingham, Rance Howard, Jesse Vint, Burt Young, Lee de Broux, Darrell Zwerling, Nandu Hinds, James O'Rear, Beulah Quo, Jerry Fujikawa, Belinda Palmer, Elliott Montgomery, George Justin, C.O. Erickson, Charles Knapp, Claudio Martínez, Federico Roberto, Allan Warnick, John Holland, Jim Burk, Denny Arnold, Elizabeth Harding, John Rogers, Cecil Elliott, Paul Jenkins, Bob Golden, Richard Warren, Fritzi Burr

Photos

No images were imported for this movie.

Storyline

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.


Collections: Roman Polanski

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

Details

Official Website: 
Language:  Spanish, Cantonese, English
Release Date:  20 juni 1974

Box Office

Budget:  $6.000.000
Revenue:  $30.000.000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount, Penthouse, Long Road Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 10 min