Chinatown Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. 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.

Average Score : 79

You get tough. You get tender. You get close to each other. Maybe you even get close to the truth.

Status: Released

Release Date: 1974-06-20

Geners Crime Drama Mystery Thriller

Production Companies Paramount Long Road Productions Penthouse Robert Evans Company

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 130 minutes

Budget: $6,000,000

Revenue: $30,000,000