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Author: Jack NicholsonFaye DunawayRobert TowneRoman PolanskiJohn HillermanAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, CA : Paramount Home Video, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Detective and mystery films
Film adaptations
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Nicholson; Faye Dunaway; Robert Towne; Roman Polanski; John Hillerman; Perry Lopez; Bert Young; John Huston; Bruce Glover; Joe Mantell; Richard Bakalyan; Roy Jenson; Diane Ladd; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 0792106105 9780792106104
OCLC Number: 34997132
Notes: Rated R.
Hi-fi.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director of photography, John A. Alonzo ; film editor, Sam O'Steen ; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, Bruce Glover, Joe Mantell, Roy Jenson, Diane Ladd, Dick Bakalyan, John Huston.
Description: 1 videocassette (131 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures Corporation ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski.

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Private eye Jake Gittes, living off the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-war Southern California is hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair. Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together for one, unforgettable night.

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