Los Angeles, 1950. Three cops battle police corruption, a call girl, a mysterious millionaire, a tabloid journalist and the Chief of Detectives fuel a labyrinthine plot rife with mystery, ambition, romance and humor.
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|Edition:||Second-disc special edition.|
Police > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
|Summary:||Los Angeles, 1950. Three cops battle police corruption, a call girl, a mysterious millionaire, a tabloid journalist and the Chief of Detectives fuel a labyrinthine plot rife with mystery, ambition, romance and humor.|
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Based on the novel by James Ellroy.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Special features: Disc 1: Commentary by critic/historian Andrew Sarris, James Ellroy, Russell Crowe, Kevin Spacey, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, Ruth Myers, David Stathairn, Kim Basinger, Brian Helgeland, Jeannine Oppewall, Dante Spinotti and Danny DeVito; music-only track showcasing Jerry Goldsmith's score; trailer gallery. Disc 2: All-new featurette gallery uncovering the case of a contemporary cinema classic; "Whatever you desire: making L.A. confidential;" "Sunlight and shadow: the visual style of L.A. confidential" featurette; "A true ensemble: the cast of L.A. confidential" featurette; "L.A. confidential: from book to screen" featurette; "Off the record:" vintage cast/creator interviews; L.A. confidential TV series pilot; director Curtis Hanson's "Photo pitch;" the L.A. confidential interactive map tour.
|Physical Description:||2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 compact disc (4 3/4 in.)|
|Format:||DVD, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.|
|Audience:||MPAA rating: R.|
|Production Credits:||Director of photography, Jeannine Oppewall ; editor, Peter Honess ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.|
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PN1997.C7 L22 2008
|PN1997.C7 L22 2008||Available Place a Hold|