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The Black Dahlia
Directed by:
Brian De Palma

"The Black Dahlia" (also known as "Black Dahlia") is a Crime/Drama/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Brian De Palma, and written by James Ellroy (novel), released in the USA on September 15 of 2006 . Josh Hartnett and Scarlett Johansson are starring, alongside Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner and Mike Starr.

Inspired by the most notorious unsolved murder in California history.

Who directed "The Black Dahlia":

The Black Dahlia was directed by Brian De Palma, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before The Black Dahlia, Brian De Palma had directed Femme Fatale, released in 2002, Mission to Mars (2000), Mission: Impossible (1996), Carlito's Way (1993), Raising Cain (1992), and The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990). Since, he directed Passion, released in 2012.

When was "The Black Dahlia" released:

The Black Dahlia was first released on Friday, September 15, 2006, in the United States. Also released on Friday, September 15, 2006 have been Vic, Confetti (dir. Debbie Isitt), Ambrose Bierce: Civil War Stories (dir. Brian James Egen and Don Maxwell), and Beer League. This was thirteen (13) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 15, 2006 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, September 02, 2006 in France; Thursday, October 05, 2006 in Germany; Wednesday, August 30, 2006 in Italy; Sunday, October 08, 2006 in Spain; Thursday, November 23, 2006 in Australia and on Wednesday, August 09, 2006 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Black Dahlia":

At the casting of The Black Dahlia we find Josh Hartnett, previously seen in Lucky Number Slevin (2006) and Sin City (2005); Scarlett Johansson (Scoop (2006), The Island (2005)); Aaron Eckhart (Conversations with Other Women (2005), Paycheck (2003)) [ more... ]

  • Gregg Henry and Troy Evans can both be seen in Bodily Harm, released in 1995.
  • Scarlett Johansson and Patrick Fischler also appeared in Ghost World, released in 2001.
  • Mia Kirshner and Fiona Shaw have both also be seen in Anna Karenina, released in 1997.

What is the Storyline of "The Black Dahlia":

In Los Angeles, California, on January 15, 1947, police officers Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert (Josh Hartnett) and Lee Blanchard (Aaron Eckhart), investigate the murder of Elizabeth Short (Mia Kirshner). As he is investigating, Bucky learns that Elizabeth was an aspiring actress, although she had not had any big breaks in her career. However, Elizabeth had become desperate for money and was paid to make a "stag" film with a friend of hers, Lorna Mertz. Through questioning a former roommate of Elizabeth, Bucky is [...]

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