The Two Jakes (1990)

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Period detective drama. Sequel to CHINATOWN. Set eleven years later. Gittes has become prosperous and respected as a private investigator though he still makes a living spying on an unfaithful wife for her suspicious husband. The husband murders the man with whom he catches his wife in bed, and it turns out that he will inherit all the profits of their joint real estate venture...

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