James Ellroy Filmography

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L.A. Confidential (1997)
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As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice. (138 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
 
2.
Cop (1988)
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An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him. (110 mins.)
Director: James B. Harris
 
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Dark Blue (2002)
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A robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics. (118 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
 
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Brown's Requiem (1998)
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Recovering alcoholic, ex-LAPD, private detective Fritz Brown, is hired by caddie "Fat Dog" to follow his kid sister, who is holed up with an old sugar daddy. The trail leads to his old police boss Cathcart, and the bodies start to pile up. (104 mins.)
Director: Jason Freeland
 
5.
Stay Clean (2002 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
Director: Mitch Brian
 
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L.A. Sheriff's Homicide (2003 TV Movie)
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It's another night in L.A. County 187 for policeman Walter Drazin and his team, but when they find the... (82 mins.)
Director: David Anspaugh
 
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L.A. Confidential (2003 TV Movie)
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As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice. (47 mins.)
Director: Eric Laneuville
 
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The Black Dahlia (2006)
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Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation. (121 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
 
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Street Kings (2008)
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An undercover cop, disillusioned by the recent murder of his wife, is implicated in the murder of an officer and must struggle to clear himself. (109 mins.)
Director: David Ayer
 
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Sunfax Territory (2009 Short Film)
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Director: Sam Hough
 
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Rampart (2011)
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Set in 1999 Los Angeles, veteran police officer Dave Brown, the last of the renegade cops, works to take care of his family, and struggles for his own survival. (108 mins.)
Director: Oren Moverman
 
12.
Das Bus (2003 Documentary)
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In the spirit of Waiting for Guffman and Spinal Tap , DAS BUS combines real and staged events alongside... (94 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Meade
 
13.
James Ellroy's Feast of Death (2001 Documentary)
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A documentary about James Ellroy and his fascination with unsolved murder cases, especially those of his mother, and the similar, infamous, Black Dahlia murder. (90 mins.)
Director: Vikram Jayanti
 
14.
James Ellroy: Demon Dog of American Crime Fiction (1998 Documentary)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Reinhard Jud
 
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Bazaar Bizarre (2004 Documentary)
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In 1988, Chris Bryson was found running down a Kansas City street naked, beaten, and bloody wearing nothing but a dog collar and a leash... (79 mins.)
Director: Benjamin Meade