That was over 24 years ago in 1997.
Today he is 81, and has starred in 80 movies in total, 50 since L.A. Confidential was released.
In L.A. Confidential, I think James Cromwell looks:
L.A. Confidential scores 7.7 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
James Cromwell's first acting role was as 'Extra (uncredited)' in Daddy Long Legs, released in 1955 when he was 15.