The Two Jakes
Amazon Instant Video
|Supporting actors||Meg Tilly, Madeleine Stowe, Eli Wallach, Rubén Blades, Frederic Forrest, David Keith, Richard Farnsworth, Tracey Walter, Joe Mantell, James Hong, Perry Lopez, Jeff Morris, Rebecca Broussard, Paul A. DiCocco Jr., John Hackett, Rosie Vela, Allan Warnick, Susan Forristal|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||48 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Every time I started the movie it would freeze up at the very first scene.
Yes, it does have a convoluted plot, but one that makes perfect sense if you pay attention, and you cannot fault the performers- they are flawless to the extras.
The story, acting, photography are excellent and brimming with atmosphere making it great entertainment.
What else can I say Chinatown and The Two Jakes go together like - ham 'n eggs or bread 'n butter or scotch 'n soda . . . . Gotta have'em both.Published 11 days ago by H P Hagenau Jr
It was not as good a movie as Chinatown. Maybe Jack Nicholson should have stuck to acting and left directing alone.Published 1 month ago by J. P. Arisco
Typical Nicholson in this second in the trilogy film by Roman Polanski. The prequel, China Town, is a slightly better film. Isn't that usually the way it is. Read morePublished 1 month ago by LB
I remember the bad reviews when this film first came out,and never bothered to see it. However, with Prime rental it seemed like a good time to take a look. Read morePublished 1 month ago by A. J. Sneed
Jack Nicholson takes over directing duties and stars in the follow-up to one of the best noir films ever, Chinatown. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Arthur Dayne
Great script, standout acting. It's a winner. Towne shows why he's one of the great writers and Jack is up to his usual standards.Published 2 months ago by Kevin M. Fries
I am only giving this such a low rating because I could never actually see the movie through Amazon. Every time I started the
movie it would freeze up at the very first scene. Read more
I disliked this movie for two reasons: It was very difficult to follow the story line. It was filmed in an old style way that made it very boring.Published 2 months ago by Stewart Richardson
I choose this rating because the book is good. What I like about the movie is that Jack Nicholson returns as private eye Jake Gittes in this atmospheric Chinatown follow-up that's... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jackie Morton