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J.J. 'Jake' Gittes (Character)
from Chinatown (1974)

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JJ Gittes, aka, "Jake", is a Los Angeles private detective... See more »
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J.J. Gittes


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  1. The Two Jakes (1990) Played by Jack Nicholson

  2. Chinatown (1974) Played by Jack Nicholson (as J.J. Gittes)

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From Chinatown (1974)
Jake Gittes: May I speak frankly, Mrs. Mulwray.
Evelyn Mulwray: You may if you can, Mr. Gittes.
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