Devil in a Blue Dress

Devil in a Blue Dress

In 1940s la, Easy Rawlins is an black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a pub, Easy meets a white man searching for somebody to inquire into the disappearance of a missing white woman named Daphne Monet, DeWitt Albright, who he suspects is concealing in one of the town's black jazz clubs. Easy takes the job, but soon finds himself in over his mind although strapped for money and facing house payments.