Chinatown The two Jakes.

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2013
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Chinatown: 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 in Chinatown.
Two Jakes: Set in 1948 Los Angeles, this is a sequel to Chinatown. Jake Gittes is a successful private eye who takes on a case of suspected adultery that explodes into murder that's tied to a grab for oil and to Jake's own past.
Additional Information
Subjects Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama.
Publisher [United States] :Warner Bros. Entertainment,2013
Other Titles Double feature :
Two Jakes
Contributors Polanski, Roman, film director.
Evans, Robert, 1930-2019 film producer.
Towne, Robert, screenwriter.
Schneider, Harold, film producer.
Nicholson, Jack, film director, actor.
Dunaway, Faye, actor.
Hillerman, John, actor.
Lopez, Perry, 1929-2008, actor.
Young, Burt, actor.
Huston, John, 1906-1987, actor.
Keitel, Harvey, actor.
Tilly, Meg, actor.
Stowe, Madeleine, actor.
Wallach, Eli, 1915-2014, actor.
Blades, RubeĢn, actor.
Forrest, Frederic, actor.
Keith, David, 1954- actor.
Farnsworth, Richard, 1920-2000, actor.
Participants/Performers Chinatown: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, Perry Lopez, Burt Young & John Huston ; Two Jakes: Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe, Eli Wallach, Ruben Blades, Frederic Forrest, David Keith & Richard Farnsworth.
Other Contributors Chinatown: A Robert Evans production/a Roman Polanski film ; written by Robert Towne ; directed by Roman Polanski ; produced by Robert Evans -- Two Jakes: Paramount Pictures presents a Robert Evans-Harold Schneider production ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans and Harold Schneider ; directed by Jack Nicholson.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language English
Chinatown : English, French, or Spanish audio; with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Two Jakes : English and French audio, English subtitles.
Notes Chinatown originally released in 1974 ; Two Jakes originally released in 1990.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (16x9) presentation, Dolby Digital sound.
Description 2 videodiscs (130, 137 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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