Pulling Focus: Chinatown (1974)

Chinatown (1974)

“Forget it, Jake. It’s Chinatown.” – Lawrence Walsh (played by Joe Manetell)   Darkness on the edge of town A neo-noir masterpiece, Chinatown proves that director Roman Polanski, screenwriter Robert Towne, and producer Robert Evans can make a monumental film wherein they beat a genre until it’s a bloody, swollen, purple-bruised, and marred mess, then […]