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16,761 Ratings


Directed by Roman Polanski
United States, 1974
Crime, Drama, Thriller


A disarmingly simple task of tracking down an unfaithful husband leads to a web of corruption and deceit for private detective JJ Gittes in 1930s Los Angeles.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1975 | 10 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1975 | Winner: Best Writing, Original Screenplay

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