DVD 122 mins IMDB 5.6 (7,230 votes)
The Black Dahlia
Universal Studios (9/15/2006)
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John Wood
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Germany  /  English

Josh Hartnett Ofcr. Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert
Aaron Eckhart Sgt. Leland 'Lee' Blanchard
Scarlett Johansson Kay Lake
Hilary Swank Madeleine Linscott
Mia Kirshner Elizabeth Short
Mike Starr Russ Millard
Fiona Shaw Ramona Linscott
Patrick Fischler Ellis Loew
James Otis Dolph Bleichert
John Kavanagh Emmet Linscott
Troy Evans Chief T. Green
Anthony Russell Morrie Friedman
Pepe Serna Dos Santos
Angus MacInnes Capt. John Tierney
Rachel Miner Martha Linscott
Victor McGuire Bill Koenig

Director Brian De Palma
Producer Rudy Cohen; Moshe Diamant; Art Linson; Avi Lerner
Writer Josh Friedman; James Ellroy

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Edition Details
Edition Widescreen Edition
Barcode 025192918025
Region Region
Release Date 12/26/2006
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
SPANISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1
Personal Details
Purchase Date 12/16/2006
User Lookup 1 DVD Copy
User Text 1 3 nominations
User Text 2 Rated R for strong violence, some grisly images, sexual content and language.
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TagLine: Inspired by the most notorious unsolved murder in California history.

Plot Outline: An adaptation of James Ellroy's novel about two 1940s L.A. cops who head up the hunt for the killer of starlet Elizabeth Short.

User Comments: De Palma Falters with So-So Take on Film Noir

Also Known As:
The Black Dahlia (2006)
Black Dahlia (Germany)

MPAA: Rated R for strong violence, some grisly images, sexual content and language.