Universal Pictures | Release Date: September 15, 2006
Summary: The Black Dahlia weaves a fictionalized tale of obsession, love, corruption, greed and depravity around the brutal murder of a fledgling Hollywood starlet that shocked and fascinated the nation in 1947 and remains unsolved today. (Universal Pictures)
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Runtime: 121 min
Rating: Rated R for strong violence, some grisly images, sexual content and language.
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller, Romance, Crime
Countries: USA, Germany
Languages: English, German
Home Release Date: Dec 26, 2006
Director Credit
Brian De Palma Director
Writer Credit
James Ellroy Novel
Josh Friedman Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Aaron Eckhart Lee Blanchard
Hilary Swank Madeleine Linscott
Josh Hartnett Dwight 'Bucky' Bleichert
Scarlett Johansson Kay Lake
Cast Credit
Angus MacInnes Capt. John Tierney
Anthony Russell Morrie Friedman
Fiona Shaw Ramona Linscott
James Otis Dolph Bleichert
John Kavanagh Emmett Linscott
Mia Kirshner Elizabeth Short
Mike Starr Det. Russ Millard
Patrick Fischler Deputy DA Ellis Loew
Pepe Serna Tomas Dos Santos
Rachel Miner Martha Linscott
Troy Evans Chief Ted Green
Producer Credit
Andreas Thiesmeyer Executive Producer
Art Linson Producer
Avi Lerner Producer
Boaz Davidson Executive Producer
Danny Dimbort Executive Producer
Gerd Koechlin Co-Executive Producer
Henrik Huydts Executive Producer
James B. Harris Executive Producer
Jochen Kamlah Co-Executive Producer
John J. Kelly Line Producer: USA
John Thompson Executive Producer
Jordan Kessler Associate Producer
Josef Lautenschlager Executive Producer
Manfred D. Heid Co-Executive Producer
Michael P. Flannigan Line Producer
Moshe Diamant Producer
Rolf Deyhle Executive Producer
Rudy Cohen Producer
Samuel Hadida Co-Executive Producer
Trevor Short Executive Producer
Victor Hadida Co-Executive Producer