★★★★★ USA. 2h11m. Crime / Noir. Directed by Roman Polanski. Produced by Robert Evans. Written by Robert Towne. Starring Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young, John Huston. Music by Jerry Goldsmith. Cinematography by John A. Alonzo. Edited by Sam O’Steen.
A private detective in 1930s Los Angeles uncovers a complex criminal scheme that will prove to upend his life.