The Black Dahlia
Release Year: 2006
Role: Kay Lake
Director: Brian De Palma
Writing Credits: James Ellroy (novel), Josh Friedman (screenplay)
Co-Stars: Josh Hartnett, Judith Benezra, Aaron Eckhart, Troy Evans, William Finley
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The Black Dahlia is set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two cops, Bucky Bleichert (Josh Hartnett) and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short, a young woman found brutally murdered. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police department.