Film noir detective movie from the 90's where magic exists.
I think this movie is from the 90s. It's kinda a film noir style with a detective(not sure if it's private or police) who is trying to solve a murder in a world where magic is commonplace. I remember him interviewing folks in big mansions with a Rolls Royce style cars outside and it had the classic noir feeling. I also remember a character having one black eye and one white eye. What movie is this?
I'm pretty sure you are talking about Lord of Illusions. Awesome movie!
I did some more keyword searches and I think it's Witch Hunt starring Dennis Hopper. I can only find it on VHS and there's no trailer online to be sure. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0111730/
"Detective Philip Lovecraft lives in Los Angeles in the 1950s when an ambitious Senator is holding hearings, on Magic. Magic is the new influence in Tinsel Town. Lovecraft is unique in that he is the only one who refuses to use magic in his work..."
I have no idea what this movie is but it sounds interesting...off to imdb...
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