James Ellroy is the hard-boiled author who has come to be known as the "Demon Dog of American crime fiction," and he serves as the writer and host of this documentary series that delves into L.A.'s seamy underbelly. Join Ellroy as he comprehensively explores the history of the town's crimes, from the city's mob dealings and most notorious serial killers to the lurid lives of Hollywood's silver screen elite. All six episodes are included in a two-disc set. 4 1/4 hrs. total. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English. 6 episodes on two discs. 4 1/4 hrs.