Top 1 Chinatown Movie Details

While searching the internet for Chinatown movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

Jack Nicholson turned down all detective roles he was offered so that the only detective he played would be Jake Gittes in Chinatown (1974)
Jack Nicholson turned down all detective roles he was offered so that the only detective he played would be Jake Gittes in Chinatown (1974)

Chinatown poster
Chinatown poster

Chinatown Plot: A private detective hired to expose an adulterer finds himself caught up in a web of deceit, corruption, and murder.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Chinatown, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Chinatown and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Director Roman Polanski
Main Actors Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Perry Lopez
IMDB score 8.2