• Publication date: October 25, 2010

L.A. CONFIDENTIAL L.A. CONFIDENTIAL

"L.A. Confidential" revolves around three LAPD officers who are caught up in a ...

"L.A. Confidential" revolves around three LAPD officers who are caught up in a mix of corruption, sex, lies, and murder following a mass killing at the Nite Owl coffee shop. The story eventually encompasses organized crime, political corruption, heroin, pornography, prostitution, tabloid journalism, plastic surgery and Hollywood. Set against the glamorous backdrop of 1950's Los Angeles, Sid Hudgeons is the sleazy reporter for the tabloid "Hush-Hush" who has always helped ferret out a scandal that Sid can mine for a potential celebrity bust. Jack Vincennes is a celebrity cop who serves as the technical advisor for a TV show called "Badge of Honor." He becomes involved in a murder investigation which will link him to a web of corruption and scandal involving fellow detectives Ed Exley and Bud White. White and Exley are involved with Lynn Bracken, a woman who is the key to a murder investigation both men are trying to solve under the watchful eyes of the DA and the entire police department. Won 2 Oscars: Best Actress in a Supporting Role & Best Writing. And Nominated fot another 7 Oscars.