City of Lies

City of Lies

City of Lies

The murders of Tupac Shakur and Notorious B.I.G. spark an investigation in this crime drama starring Johnny Depp and Forrest Whittaker.

LAPD detective Russell Poole (Depp) investigates the murder of Biggie Smalls. He joines forces with journalist Jack Johnson (Whittaker) to solve the murder.

2018Rating: MA15+, Strong coarse language112 minsUK, USA
CrimeDramaTrue Story & Biography

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City of Lies / Reviews

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Makes an honest effort but doesn’t get the job done.

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IGN

IGN

Succumbs too often to cliche when complexity was required.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

What could have been a moody character study or a taut conspiracy thriller is instead a dreary procedural, a misbegotten mush of flashbacks, voice-overs and dead ends.

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We Got This Covered

We Got This Covered

Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker prove a formidable team...

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