Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



The two Jakes [electronic resource].

Nicholson, Jack. (Added Author). Evans, Robert, 1930- (Added Author). Schneider, Harold. (Added Author). Towne, Robert. (Added Author). Keitel, Harvey. (Added Author). Tilly, Meg. (Added Author). Stowe, Madeleine. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe. (Cast).
Image of item

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 137 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Paramount , 1990.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jack Nicholson.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe.
Summary, etc.:
Jack Nicholson returns as private eye Jake Gittes in this atmospheric Chinatown follow-up that's hit upon "the elusive sequel formula for somehow enhancing a great original" (Mike Clark, USA Today).Much has changed since we last saw Jake. The war has come and gone; 1948 Los Angeles teems with optimism and fast bucks. But there's one thing Jake knows hasn't changed: "Nine times out of ten, if you follow the money you will get to the truth." And that's the trail he follows when a routine case of marital hanky panky explodes into a murder that's tied to a grab for oil--and to Jake's own past.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Private investigators > California > Los Angeles > Drama.
Adultery > United States > Drama.
Murder > United States > Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > Drama.
Detective and mystery films.
Film noir.
Film sequels.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

Additional Resources