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Devil in a Blue Dress

Devil in a Blue Dress

Denzel Washington
Director: Carl Franklin Cast: Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington
, Tom Sizemore
Tom Sizemore
, Jennifer Beals
Jennifer Beals
Carl Franklin
Devil in a Blue Dress

Devil in a Blue Dress

Denzel Washington
Director: Carl Franklin Cast: Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington
, Tom Sizemore
Tom Sizemore
, Jennifer Beals
Jennifer Beals
Carl Franklin

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Overview

Denzel Washington stars in this adaptation of the novel by African-American crime author Walter Mosley, the first of his stories to reach the screen. Ezekiel Rawlins (Washington), known to his friends as "Easy," has just lost his job at an aircraft plant in post-WW II Los Angeles, a time when good-paying jobs for black men are hard to come by. He's wondering how to make his mortgage payment when he's approached by De Witt Albright (Tom Sizemore), who describes his job as "doing favors for friends." It seems that a woman named Daphne Monet (Jennifer Beals) has gone missing; Daphne is the former girlfriend of wealthy mayoral candidate Todd Carter (Terry Kinney) and a known habitué of the black jazz clubs and night spots on L.A.'s Central Avenue. Albright offers Easy $100 to help him find Daphne, and while he doesn't have any detective experience, the price is right, so Easy agrees. After a passionate affair with a friend of Daphne's, Coretta James (Lisa Nicole Carson), leads to that woman's murder, Easy enlists the help of his friend Mouse (Don Cheadle), who seems to know just a bit too well how to use a gun, which gives Easy all too clear a look at the lower depths of L.A.'s upper crust.


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Product Details

Release Date: 07/19/2022
UPC: 0715515274616
Original Release: 1995
Rating: R
Source: Criterion Collection
Time: 1:41:00
Format: Blu-ray
Sales rank: 2,726

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Denzel Washington Easy Rawlins
Tom Sizemore DeWitt Albright
Jennifer Beals Daphne Monet
Don Cheadle Mouse
Maury Chaykin Matthew Terell
Lisa Nicole Carson Coretta James
Terry Kinney Todd Carter
Mel Winkler Joppy
Albert Hall Odell
Jernard Burks Dupree Brouchard
David Wolos-Fonteno Junior Fornay
John Roselius Mason
Beau Starr Miller
Steve Randazzo Benny Giacomo
Scott Lincoln Richard McGee
L. Scott Caldwell Hattie Parsons
Barry "Shabaka" Henley Woodcutter
Nicky Corello Sheriff
Kenny Endoso Manny
Renee Humphrey Barbara
Brendan Kelly Terell's Chauffeur
Peggy Rea Carter's Secretary
Vinny Argiro Baxter
Deborah Lacey Sophie
Frank Davis Butcher
G. Smokey Campbell Nightclub Owner
J.D. Smith Pool Hall Owner
Nigel Gibbs Bootlegger
Joseph Latimore Frank Green
Jeris Poindexter Alphonso Jenkins

Technical Credits
Carl Franklin Director,Screenwriter
Jesse Beaton Producer
Elmer Bernstein Score Composer
Mark Cotone Asst. Director
Sharen Davis Costumes/Costume Designer
Jonathan Demme Executive Producer
Cheryl Smith Dimont Set Decoration/Design
Katterli A. Frauenfelder Asst. Director
Gary Frutkoff Production Designer
Tak Fujimoto Cinematographer
Donna Gigliotti Associate Producer
Gary Goetzman Producer
Thomas A. Imperato Associate Producer
Carole Kravetz Editor
Walter Mosley Associate Producer
Kathryn Peters Set Decoration/Design
Lauren Polizzi Set Decoration/Design
Edward Saxon Executive Producer
Ken Segal Sound/Sound Designer
Victoria Thomas Casting
Tom Ward Special Effects
Dan Webster Art Director

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