Elizabeth Short (July 29, 1924 – January 14 or 15, 1947), known posthumously as the "Black Dahlia," was an American woman who was found murdered in the Leimert Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.Her case became highly publicized due to the graphic nature of the crime, which included her corpse having been mutilated and bisected at the waist.
Directed by Brian De Palma. With Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank. Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation.
The Black Dahlia. Elizabeth Short mug shots and fingerprint. On the morning of January 15, 1947, a mother taking her child for a walk in a Los Angeles neighborhood stumbled upon a gruesome sight ...
The newspapers nicknamed her the “Black Dahlia” after a film noir murder mystery, The Blue Dahlia, which was released nine months prior to her murder. The Los Angeles Police Department proceeded with a deep and lengthy investigation into Elizabeth Short’s death.
The Black Dahlia is a 2006 neo-noir crime thriller film directed by Brian De Palma and written by Josh Friedman. It is drawn from the novel of the same name by James Ellroy and stars Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart and Hilary Swank.
The Story. The Black Dahlia Murder - Hollywood’s most notorious unsolved murder case unfolded on the morning of January 15, 1947 when a woman found what looked like a mannequin in an empty lot on Norton Avenue between 39th & Coliseum Streets in Los Angeles.
Elizabeth Short, nicknamed 'the Black Dahlia,' was brutally murdered in Los Angeles in 1947. Short's killer was never found, making her murder one of the oldest cold case files in L.A. to date, as ...
The Black Dahlia, of course, is the nickname given to Elizabeth Short after her grisly death on 15 January 1947.
The crime scene was teeming with reporters, photographers, and a crowd of curious onlookers. Hansen was furious that civilians and careless officers were trampling the crime scene and destroying evidence, so he ordered the public to immediately clear the area.
Directed by Joseph Pevney. With Brooke Adams, Donna Mills, Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Ronny Cox. In Los Angeles in 1947, a police detective tries to solve the shocking and grisly murder of 22-year-old aspiring actress Elizabeth Short, whose nude body was dumped in a lot after being bisected with surgical precision. The detective interviews people who knew Short, who was called "The Black Dahlia ...