Devil in a Blue Dress Image
Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 21 Critics

User Score
6.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 7 Ratings

Summary: Denzel Washington stars as Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins, a decorated war hero who returns home to the segregation of post-war America. Forced to accept an under-the-table job finding a missing socialite, Easy is caught between the white power elite and the vibrant black community of Central Avenue. And as soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse (Cheadle) find the mysterious Daphne Monet (Beals), trouble follows. (Sony)
Runtime: 102 min
Rating: Rated R for violence, sexuality and language.
Production: TriStar Pictures
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 9, 1999
Director Credit
Carl Franklin Director
Writer Credit
Carl Franklin Screenplay
Walter Mosley Book
Principal Cast Credit
Denzel Washington Ezekiel 'Easy' Rawlins
Jennifer Beals Daphne Monet
Tom Sizemore DeWitt Albright
Cast Credit
Albert Hall Degan Odell
Beau Starr Detective Jack Miller
David Wolos-Fonteno Junior Fornay
Don Cheadle Mouse Alexander
Jernard Burks Dupree Brouchard
John Roselius Detective Mason
Lisa Nicole Carson Coretta James
Maury Chaykin Matthew Terell
Mel Winkler Joppy
Scott Lincoln Richard McGee
Steven Randazzo Benny Giacomo
Terry Kinney Todd Carter
Producer Credit
Donna Gigliotti Associate Producer
Edward Saxon Executive Producer
Gary Goetzman Producer
Jesse Beaton Producer
Jonathan Demme Executive Producer
Thomas A. Imperato Associate Producer
Walter Mosley Associate Producer
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