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Chinatown

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Cast
Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez, John Hillerman, Darrell Zwerling, Diane Ladd, Roy Jenson, Roman Polanski, Richard Bakalyan
Released
1974
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A woman introducing herself as Evelyn Mulwray tells private detective J. J. ‘Jake’ Gettes, "My husband, I believe, is seeing another woman." (0:03)

Power company executive Russ Yelburton tells Jake, "We’re a bit nervous around here with all this business in the papers about Mr. Mulwray." (0:22)

Evelyn asks Jake, "Is this business an obsession with you?" (0:29)

Police Lt. Lou Escobar tells Evelyn, referring to her husband Hollis, "Obviously, the fall must have knocked him unconscious."
”There is no possibility that he would have taken his own life?” (0:33)

Medical examiner Morty tells Jake, "Leroy Shuhardt, local drunk."
”Got drunk, passed out in the bottom of the riverbed.”
Jake: ”Well, he ain’t gonna exactly drown in a damp riverbed, no matter how soused he is.” (0:37)

Jake tells Evelyn, "Something else besides the death of your husband was bothering you." (0:46)

Jake tells Evelyn, "There’s a water-logged drunk in the morgue..." (0:50)

Jake asks Mr. Palmer, "Would it be possible for me to see a list of your patients...?" (1:16)

Jake asks Evelyn, "Even the death of your husband?" (1:28)

Evelyn tells Jake, "You’re insane." (1:33)

Jake tells Evelyn, "There’s no time to be shocked by the truth."
Evelyn: ”This is the craziest, most insane thing...” (1:49)

Jake tells Escobar, referring to Evelyn’s father Noah Cross, "He’s crazy, Lou." (2:05)