In 1970s Los Angeles, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate a missing girl and the mysterious death of a porn star.
In the elevator scene, the same music plays in the background as in the elevator scene in The Blues Brothers. The song is called The Girl From Ipanema.
Holland March: Munich.
Jackson Healy: What?
Holland March: Guy without his balls. A Munich.
Jackson Healy: Munich, is a city in Germany, Munich. München.
Holland March: You sure?
Jackson Healy: My dad was stationed there.
Holland March: Right. Hitler only had one ball.
Russell Crowe as Jackson Healy
Ryan Gosling as Holland March
Angourie Rice as Holly March
Matt Bomer as John Boy / Dr. Malik
Margaret Qualley as Amelia Kuttner
Yaya DaCosta as Tally
Keith David as Eddie Harris, Older Guy
Beau Knapp as Blueface
Lois Smith as Mrs. Glenn
Murielle Telio as Misty Mountains
Gil Gerard as Bergen Paulsen
Daisy Tahan as Jessica
Jack Kilmer as Chet
Kim Basinger as Judith Kuttner
Lance Valentine Butler as Kid On Bike
Ty Simpkins as Bobby
Hannibal Buress as Bumble
Robert Downey Jr. as Sid Shattuck (uncredited)