The Two Jakes (1990) Screenplay by Robert Towne. Directed by Jack Nicholson
Jack Nicholson as J.J. “Jake” Gittes

Gittes: Chuck, what I do for a living may not be very reputable, but I am. In this town, I’m the leper with the most fingers.

3 Responses to “The Two Jakes (1990)”

  1. Not the best movie, but it had some wonderful quotes.

  2. In some ways I think it plays better a bit more removed from Chinatown. That’s just not a movie you can easily sequelize and hope to live up to the hype.

  3. Oh, God no. That is an impossible expectation to live up to.

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