Brown's Requiem

  • 1998
  • Movie
  • Crime, Thriller

Although crime novelist James Ellroy's reputation got a boost from the brilliant film adaptation of his L.A. Confidential , this neo-noir exercise won't do much to burnish it. Groggily narrated by the protagonist, cop-turned-private eye Fritz Brown, the film suffers from a wavering tone and a miscalculated decision to let the story's shaggy dog aspects override...read more

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  • Released: 1998
  • Review: Although crime novelist James Ellroy's reputation got a boost from the brilliant film adaptation of his L.A. Confidential , this neo-noir exercise won't do much to burnish it. Groggily narrated by the protagonist, cop-turned-private eye Fritz Brown, the fi… (more)

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