Dennis Lehane

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2011

    Pop Rocks: The Hunger Games Trailer, Reviewed By A Non-Reader Of The Books

    ​I don't know much about The Hunger Games. It's nothing personal. Plenty of people enjoyed the series, but my stack of "need to read" books stands at about 50 titles already and generally swings between ponderous historical tomes and crime novels of the Dennis Lehane/George Pelecanos variety. ... More >>

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    November 4, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    Book Review: Dennis Lehane's The Given Day

    Not being much of a mystery fan, I haven't read Dennis Lehane's best-sellers like Mystic River and Gone, Baby, Gone. But I like to rummage around in the often-sneered-at genre of historical fiction, and Lehane's latest is squarely in that category. The Given Day takes place in Boston just after Wor ... More >>

  • Film

    November 1, 2007

    Here, Baby, Here

    Playing down-on-her-luck, Amy Ryan's star rises.

  • Film

    October 18, 2007

    Gone Baby Gone

    The Brothers Affleck come through with a complex, sophisticated Boston crime drama

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    January 1, 2004

    The Sorrow and the Pity

    In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed

  • Film

    October 23, 2003

    Rage Against the Past

    Eastwood takes a guilt trip down the mighty Mystic River