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Tom Mahoney

  • Film Review: ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’

    One of my favorite movies (mostly for the gratuitous violence and sardonic humor) is Mel Gibson’s Payback. In that 1999 film, director Brian Hegeland takes a rather unsympathetic character, an underworld…

  • Film Review: ‘True Grit’

    If the noontime opening day crowd for True Grit is any indication of how this film will do at the box office, I think I can safely predict a couple of…

  • Review: Dennis Lehane’s ‘Shutter Island’

    Every so often as you begin to read a book, something in the back of your mind starts to whisper, “I’ve been here before.”  The whispering started for me at the…