About

In late 1940s Los Angeles, Easy Rawlins is an unemployed black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a bar, Easy meets DeWitt Albright, a mysterious white man looking for someone to investigate the disappearance of a missing white woman named Daphne Monet, who he suspects is hiding out in one of the city's black jazz clubs. Strapped for money and facing house payments, Easy takes the job...

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Directed by

Carl Franklin

Written by

Carl Franklin (Screenplay)
Walter Mosley (Novel)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Private detective Easy Rawlins has been caught on the wrong side of the most dangerous secret in town.

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Keywords

murder based on novel or book los angeles missing person neo-noir war veteran 1940s private detective jazz club

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