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LA Confidential (1997)


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4.5 out of 10 A contender for the best movie of it's genre.
Antoinette from Dublin, 13 Oct 2007
A stellar cast that was superbly directed by Curtis Hanson. It's screenplay is an excellent reworking of Ellroy's novel about dirty cops. It truly deserved a hatful of Oscars in 1998, rather than just the two it got. A masterpiece that's slick with action will have any movie fan stuck to their seat.
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5 out of 10 Epically good
Stephen from Kildare, 25 Mar 2011
The making of is quite interesting also! :D
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What's it about....
Set during the early 1950's in LA, the city of Angels, the story follows 3 detectives with very diiferent styles. Guy Pearce is the son of a famous policeman determined to exceed his father's reputation no matter who he upsets in the department, Russell Crowe is a tough guy used by his bosses to scare off any gangsters planning to move to town, and Kevin Spacey is a smooth but corrupt narcotics cop who likes to hang around with the movie stars. When things get out of hand...

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