Directed by Roman Polanski. With Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez. A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a .
J.J. "Jake" Gittes Created by Robert Towne "Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown." Generally considered one of the greatest movies of the seventies and arguably the .
Chinatown is a empat American neo noir mystery film, directed by Roman Polanski from a screenplay by Robert Towne, starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway..
A private detective, Jake Gittes, hired to investigate an adultery case, stumbles on the plot of a murder involving incest and the privatization of water through .
A pretty Chinese woman, seeking help from San Francisco detective James Lee Wong, is killed by a poisoned dart in his front hall, having time only to scrawl "Captain .
Chinatown is a superb, private eye mystery and modern day film noir thriller. Its original, award winning screenplay by Robert Towne is a .
This movie contains examples of Aborted Arc A third film, Cloverleaf, was planned. Chinatown focused on water, The Two Jakes focused on oil, and Cloverleaf would .
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