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Number: 59

poster Black Dahlia, The

IMDb Rating:
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5.6/10 (68438 votes)

Country: USA, 121 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, German

Genre(s): Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Director(s): Brian De Palma

Storyline:
In 1946, the former boxers Dwight "Bucky" Bleichert and Lee Blanchard are policemen in Los Angeles. Lee has a good relationship with his chief and uses a box fight between them to promote the department and get a raise to the police force. They succeed and are promoted to homicide detectives, working together. Bucky becomes a close friend of Lee and his girlfriend Kay Lake, forming a triangle of love. When the corpse of the aspirant actress 'Elizabeth Short (I)' is found mutilated, Lee becomes obsessed to solve the case called by the press Black Dahlia. Meanwhile, Bucky's investigation leads him to a Madeleine Linscott, the daughter of a powerful and wealthy constructor that resembles the Black Dahlia. In an environment of corruption and lies, Bucky discloses hidden truths.

Cast:

photo Josh Hartnett Josh Hartnett Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert
photo Scarlett Johansson Scarlett Johansson Kay Lake
photo Aaron Eckhart Aaron Eckhart Lee Blanchard
photo Hilary Swank Hilary Swank Madeleine Linscott
photo Mia Kirshner Mia Kirshner Elizabeth Short

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1