L.A. Confidential 1997
Title: L.A. Confidential
Release year: 1997
Country: United States

As corruption grows in 1950s Los Angeles, three policemen – one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy – investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.

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“L.A. Confidential” is a 1997 American neo-noir crime film directed by Curtis Hanson and based on the novel of the same name by James Ellroy. The movie features an ensemble cast including Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, and Kim Basinger.

The story is set in Los Angeles in the early 1950s and follows three police officers, each with their own agenda, as they investigate a series of interconnected crimes involving corruption, prostitution, and organized crime. The investigation leads them to the heart of the Hollywood film industry and a web of conspiracy that threatens to destroy their careers and their lives.

The movie was critically acclaimed and received nine Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay, winning two for Best Supporting Actress (Kim Basinger) and Best Adapted Screenplay. It is widely regarded as one of the best neo-noir films ever made and has become a classic of the genre.

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Director: Curtis Hanson
Actor: Alan Ladd,Alice Dinnean,Allan Graf,Amber Smith,Anne Zogby,April Audia,April Breneman,Beverly Sharpe,Bob Clendenin,Bodie Newcomb,Brenda Bakke,Brian Bossetta,Brian Lally,Chris Palermo,Chris Short,Colin Mitchell,Danny DeVito,Darrell Sandeen,David St. James,David Strathairn,Deborah Kerr,Dell Yount,Dick Stilwell,Don Pulford,Elaine Stewart,Elisabeth Granli,Frank Sinatra,Fred Lerner,Gene Wolande,George Yager,Gilbert Rosales,Ginger Slaughter,Graham Beckel,Gregory White,Guy Pearce,Gwenda Deacon,Hennen Chambers,Henry Marder,Henry Meyers,Ingo Neuhaus,Irene Roseen,J.P. Romano,Jack Conley,Jack Knight,James Cromwell,Jan Citron,Jana Rains Austinson,Jane Russell,Jeff Austin,Jeff Sanders,Jeremiah Birkett,Jess Thomas,Jim Metzler,Jimmy Ortega,Jody Wood,John Currie Slade,John H. Evans,John Mahon,John Meier,Jonathan Adler,Jordan Marder,Karr Washington,Kevin Maloney,Kevin Patrick Kelly,Kevin Spacey,Kim Basinger,Lennie Loftin,Lisa Worthy,Marilyn Monroe,Marisol Padilla Sánchez,Matt McCoy,Matthew Allen Bretz,Michael Chieffo,Michael McCleery,Michael Ossmann,Michael Satterfield,Michael Warwick,Monty McKee,Nectar Rose,Noel Evangelisti,Norman Howell,Paolo Seganti,Patrice Walters,Paul Guilfoyle,Precious Chong,Priscilla Cory,Rebecca Klingler,Rhonda Fleming,Robert Barry Fleming,Robert Foster,Robert Harrison,Robert Thompson,Rocco Salata,Ron Rifkin,Russell Crowe,Salim Grant,Sam P. Whitehead,Sandra Taylor,Scott Eberlein,Scott McKinley,Shane Dixon,Shawnee Free Jones,Simon Baker,Steve Rankin,Steven Lambert,Symba,T.J. Kennedy,T.K. Durham,Thomas Rosales Jr.,Tomas Arana,Vern Urich,Veronica Lake,Will Zahrn,William Boyd