L.A. Confidential (1997)

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner in this lush tribute to tough film noir crime films. Based on the multi-layered James Ellroy novel.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 99% / Audience 94%

9/10

Rated R 2 hr 18 mins

GENRES
Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION
Curtis Hanson
CAST
Kevin Spacey  •  Guy Pearce  •  Danny DeVito  •  James Cromwell

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Kevin Spacey Det. Sgt. Jack Vincennes
Guy Pearce Det. Lt. Edmund Jennings " Ed " Exley
Danny DeVito Sid Hudgens
James Cromwell Cap. Dudley Liam Smith
Kim Basinger Lynn Bracken
Russell Crowe Bud White
David Strathairn Pierce Patchett
Ron Rifkin D.A. Ellis Loew
Matt McCoy 'Badge of Honor' Star Brett Chase
Paul Guilfoyle Mickey Cohen
Paolo Seganti Johnny Stompanato
Elisabeth Granli Mickey Cohen's Mambo Partner