Curly shrinks back a little.
You bet your ass you don't. You can't
even pay me off.
I'll pay the rest next trip -we
around San Benedict. We hit a
chubasco, they don't pay you for
skipjack the way they do for tuna or
(easing him out of
Forget it. I only mention it to
illustrate a point...
INT. OFFICE RECEPTION
I don't want your last dime.
What kind of guy do you think I am?
Thanks, Mr. Gittes.
you, with Mr. Walsh and Mr. Duffy.
Gittes nods, walks on in.
Mrs. Mulwray, may I present Mr.
How do you do, Mrs. Mulwray?
Now, Mrs. Mulwray, what seems to be
My husband, I believe, is seeing
Synopsis: When Los Angeles private eye J.J. "Jake" Gittes (Jack Nicholson) is hired by Evelyn Mulwray to investigate her husband's activities, he believes it's a routine infidelity case. Jake's investigation soon becomes anything but routine when he meets the real Mrs. Mulwray (Faye Dunaway) and realizes he was hired by an imposter. Mr. Mulwray's sudden death sets Gittes on a tangled trail of corruption, deceit and sinister family secrets as Evelyn's father (John Huston) becomes a suspect in the case.