To Live And Die In LA Poster Original Daybill 1985 Willem Dafoe
Daybill Poster.To Live and Die in L.A. is a 1985 American neo-noir thriller film directed by William Friedkin and based on the 1984 novel by former U.S. Secret Service agent Gerald Petievich, who co-wrote the screenplay with Friedkin. The film features William Petersen, Willem Dafoe and John Pankow among others. Wang Chung composed and performed the original music soundtrack. The film tells the story of the lengths to which two Secret Service agents go to arrest a counterfeiter. Former Secret Service agent and author Gerald Petievich, who wrote the book the film is based on, appears in a cameo as a fellow Secret Service agent. Both critically and commercially the film was successful.