L.A. Confidential (1997) dir. Curtis Hanson

Three policemen in a corrupt 1950’s Los Angeles investigate a murder, each with a different approach, uncovering the darkest and dirtiest sides of their city in the process. Remarkable Neo-Noir with superb cinematography and direction throughout. Multi-layered and thrilling mystery, set against a fabulous vintage neon backdrop. Excellent acting from Spacey, Crowe, Basinger and Pearce! Based on James Ellroy’s 1990 novel of the same name. Won two of it’s nine Oscar nominations.

L.A. Confidential Cast: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, Danny DeVito, Kim Basinger

IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0119488/