Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 or region free DVD player in order to play. In a legendary performance, three-time Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson stars as private eye Jake Gittes. Hired by a mysterious woman to investigate Hollis Mulwray, the chief engineer of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Gittes' sleuthing brings him into contact with Mulwray's wife (Academy Award winner Faye Dunaway), a stunning socialite with secrets of her own. As a determined Gittes delves deeper he soon realises that even the City of Angels has a dark side. Director Roman Polanski's Chinatown has evolved from an atmospheric film noir mystery into a modern-day classic, with Robert Towne's Academy Award-winning script unforgettably and brilliantly capturing a lost era of deceit, corruption and treachery. Actors Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Diane Ladd, John Hillerman, Roman Polanski, Richard Bakalyan, Darrell Zwerling & Roy Jenson Director Roman Polanski Certificate 15 years and over Year 1974 Screen 16:9 Anamorphic Languages English - Dolby Digital (5.1) Additional Languages French ; German ; Castillian Spanish Subtitles English for the hearing imapired ; French ; German ; Danish ; Italian ; Swedish ; Norwegian ; Castillian Spanish ; Finnish ; Dutch Duration 2 hours and 5 minutes (approx) Updated .