“The Lincoln Lawyer”

Adapted from Michael Connelly’s book by the same name, “The Lincoln Lawyer” is a savvy film. Matthew McConaughey is perfect as Mickey Haller, an L.A. criminal defense attorney who does a lot of business from his 1988 Lincoln Town Car. This legal thriller is filled with hardcore lowlifes and pure evil, but Haller is only afraid of having put an innocent man in prison. He back downs from nothing but despises surprises. His ultra rich client, Louis Roulet (played by Ryan Phillippe) is a real piece-of-work, manipulative and warped. Marisa Tomei plays Haller’s ex and is sweet and sassy as ever. All-in-all, “The Lincoln Lawyer” is a very satisfying movie.

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars.

(Please note:  Danny and I don’t intentionally go to “B” or “C” movies, so most of my reviews lean toward the positive.)


About Cyranette

I have been writing since I was 11 and am now a grandmother of 9. Aside from my family, I love writing, reading, movies, gardening, genealogy, and travel. I met my soulmate online and we've been married 19 years. I am a survivor of rape, abuse, and cancer. I believe in love, kindness, and common sense. I was born/raised in Indiana and have lived in Massachusetts, Texas, and California. I have visited: most of the United States, British Columbia, Germany, Austria, and Costa Rica. My husband and I would like to visit England, Europe, and New Zealand and to take a train ride along the Canadian/American border. I have written essays, articles, short stories, a romance novel, a self-help book, and several children's books.
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