The Black Dahlia
- DVD MYSTERY/SUSPENSE
Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner, Mike Starr, Fiona Shaw.
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2006.
DVD format ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture.
Based on the novel by James Ellroy.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Rated R for strong violence, some grisly images, sexual content and language.
In English with optional Spanish or French language soundtrack ; optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Two ambitious cops, Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert, investigate the shocking murder of an aspiring young starlet. With a corpse so mutilated that photos are kept from the public, the case becomes an obsession for the men, and their lives begin to unravel. Blanchard's relationship with his girlfriend, Kay, deteriorates, while Bleichert finds himself drawn to the enigmatic Madeleine, a wealthy woman with a dark and twisted connection to the victim.