Los Angeles in the early 50s. Unrelenting sunshine, alluring glamour, easy money and a burgeoning industry called Hollywood. The entire country is transfixed by the seductive images coming from the City of Angles.
But beneath the gleaming surface lies a corrupt soul. The energy and growth of post-war America is a combustible mix that's bound to explode.
L.A. Confidential presents a gallery of characters, complete with smooth glamorous beauties and charming ambitious men who all cross into the dissolute and twisted terrain of lawlessness