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A seemingly routine matrimonial snooping job mushrooms into a murderous scandal in pre-World War II Los Angeles.
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Grouped Work ID 8fd63f0b-13f7-ade3-3144-bc72c8a1fd27
Grouping Title chinatown
Grouping Author paramount pictures
Grouping Category movie
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auth_author2 Bakalyan, Richard, 1931-, Dunaway, Faye., Evans, Robert, 1930-, Glover, Bruce, 1932-, Hillerman, John., Huston, John, 1906-1987., Jenson, Roy, 1935-, Ladd, Diane., Lopez, Perry, 1929-2008., Mantell, Joe, 1915-2010., Nicholson, Jack., O'Steen, Sam, 1923-2000., Polanski, Roman., Towne, Robert., Young, Burt.
author2-role Bakalyan, Richard,1931-, Dunaway, Faye.|Actor, Evans, Robert,1930-, Glover, Bruce,1932-, Hillerman, John., Huston, John,1906-1987., Jenson, Roy,1935-, Ladd, Diane., Lopez, Perry,1929-2008., Mantell, Joe,1915-2010., Nicholson, Jack.|Actor, O'Steen, Sam,1923-2000., Paramount Home Video (Firm), Paramount Pictures Corporation., Polanski, Roman.|Director, Towne, Robert.|Screenwriter, Young, Burt.
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display_description 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.
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owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
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primary_isbn 9780792159575
primary_upc 097361551678
publishDate 1999
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series Widescreen DVD collection
series_with_volume Widescreen DVD collection|
subject_facet Chinatown (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama, Closed caption video recordings, Gangsters -- Drama, Homicide -- Drama, Incest -- Drama, Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- Drama, Murder -- Drama, Water rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama
title_display Chinatown
title_full Chinatown / a Paramount picture ; written by Robert Towne ; produced by Robert Evans ; directed by Roman Polanski
title_short Chinatown
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