The Film Catalogue
City of Lies

City of Lies

Drama, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, True Story | | 115 minutes

Company

Bleiberg Entertainment


Cast & Crew

Director

Brad Furman

Writer

Christian Contreras

Cast

Johnny Depp, Forest Whitaker


Trailer

youtu.be/icjEp0z0_4s


Synopsis

Based on the true story of one of the most notorious and unsolved cases in recent time,City of Lies is a provocative thriller revealing a never-before-seen look at the infamous murder of The Notorious B.I.G. shortly following the death of Tupac. L.A.P.D. detective Russell Poole (Academy Award® nominee Johnny Depp) has spent years trying to solve his biggest case, but after two decades, the investigation remains open. “Jack” Jackson (Academy Award® winner Forest Whitaker), a reporter desperate to save his reputation and career, is determined to find out why. In search of the truth, the two team up and unravel a growing web of institutional corruption and lies. Relentless in their hunt, these two determined men threaten to uncover the conspiracy and crack the foundation of the L.A.P.D. and an entire city.

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Completion Year

2020


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