Lionel Essrog is a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome. He ventures through 1950s New York trying to solve his friend's murder. Armed only with a few clues and the powerful engine of his obsessive mind, Lionel unravels closely guarded secrets that hold the fate of the whole city in the balance.
Gangsters -- Crimes against -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Private investigators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Tourette syndrome -- Patients -- Fiction.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Cannavale, Bobby, actor.
Dafoe, Willem, actor.
Mann, Leslie, 1972- actor.
Mbatha-Raw, Gugu, 1983- actor.
Norton, Edward, film director, actor, screenwriter.
Roberts, Dallas, actor.
Stevens, Fisher, actor.
Suplee, Ethan, 1976- actor.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Willis, Bruce, 1955- actor.