In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.
- Genre: Drama, Mystery, Comedy
- Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures, Ghoulardi Film Company, IAC Films
- Keyword: california, detective, based on novel or book, 1970s, boat, ex-girlfriend, surreal, lawyer, disappearance, private investigator, pot smoking, hippie lifestyle, los angeles, california, drugs, loan shark, neo-noir, 1960s, heroin cartel
- Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston, Reese Witherspoon, Benicio del Toro