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L.A. confidential

Author: Curtis HansonKevin SpaceyRussell CroweGuy PearceJames CromwellAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films.
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Genre/Form: Film noir
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Curtis Hanson; Kevin Spacey; Russell Crowe; Guy Pearce; James Cromwell; Kim Basinger; Danny DeVito; James Ellroy; Warner Bros. Pictures.; Regency Enterprises.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790738139 : 9780790738130 0790737914 9780790737911
OCLC Number: 40116174
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the novel by James Ellroy.
Originally released in 1997 as a motion picture.
Reformatted to fit TV screen.
"Special behind the scenes documentary before the feature "Off the record," with the film's creators, lead actors and novelist James Elroy.
Credits: Director of photography, Dante Spinotti; editor, Peter Honess; music, Jerry Goldsmith.
Cast: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, James Cromwell, Kim Basinger, Danny DeVito.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 156 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; Dolby surround stereo.
Other Titles: LA confidential
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures ; Regency Enterprises ; screenplay by Brian Helgeland & Curtis Hanson ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Curtis Hanson, Michael Nathanson ; directed by Curtis Hanson.

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Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slaying of the patrons at an all-night diner. A lush tribute to tough film-noir crime films.

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