Jake Gittes (Jack Nicholson) is a private detective working the case of a murdered engineer. Hired by Evelyn Mulwray (Faye Dunaway), the dead man's wife, Gittes uncovers a real-estate conspiracy involving millions of dollars in undeveloped land. During his investigation, Gittes gets mixed up with Noah Cross (John Huston), the murdered man's one-time business partner and a powerful suspect in this murky case. Directed by Roman Polanski. With Diane Ladd and Perry Lopez. Categories: Politics, Cult Classics, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller. Year: 1974.
Jack Nicholson in Chinatown
Faye Dunaway in Chinatown
Jack Nicholson also appeared in The Witches of Eastwick, Batman, Terms of Endearment, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, A Few Good Men, The Shining, The Departed, The Passenger, As Good as It Gets, Something's Gotta Give, The Bucket List, Anger Management, Reds, The Pledge, and Easy Rider.
Faye Dunaway also appeared in Network, Bonnie and Clyde, The Thomas Crown Affair, and Don Juan DeMarco.
John Huston also appeared in High Sierra, The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, and Key Largo.
Diane Ladd also appeared in Christmas Vacation.
Roman Polanski also appeared in The Pianist and Rush Hour 3.