The Lincoln Lawyer

The Lincoln Lawyer

La Défense Lincoln

DVD - 2011
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"Mickey Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is a Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln sedan. Haller has spent most of his career defending garden-variety criminals, until he lands the case of his career: defending Louis Roulet (Ryan Phillippe), a Beverly Hills playboy accused of rape and attempted murder. But the seemingly straightforward case suddenly develops into a deadly game of survival for Haller."--Container.

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empbee
Jun 23, 2019

Well acted and entertaining legal thriller.

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kmobuckeye
Feb 19, 2019

Was not anything to write home about

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greatflicks
Apr 30, 2018

Great movie we enjoyed it from the begging to the end.

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Reading_Right
Mar 07, 2018

McConaughey is almost always likeable. : )
Typical Follywood film fare, but good acting, and some interesting plot lines.

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whiteturtles
Jul 12, 2017

Matthew McConaughey certainly held my attention, his charactor was very entertaining, creative, sexy, surprising with every detail played out like this was such a natural part for him. Working from his car and his detective good guy charming attitude really made the movie!!
I felt that it was a true story! Wonderful!!

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7626dee
Jul 07, 2017

McConaughey carries the film, once underrated as an actor he rarely misses anymore. Connelly writes about the dark side of LA and his books are better than movies or TV shows but if he can get McConaughey then I hope they continue the Lincoln Lawyer series in movies.

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graybear1
Jul 02, 2017

Re-watched after having seen it years ago. Held up nicely. Very good movie.

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Nooksack20
May 28, 2017

I found this movie entertaining with a mix of humor and action.

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IV27HUjg
Apr 14, 2017

It had been years since I read the book or saw the film. Refreshed my mind on what story was about & how it ended. I used to like this actor...

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arizonaiscool
Apr 10, 2017

I liked this movie.

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mrsgail5756 Mar 04, 2013

“It’s best to be thought a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.” -Abraham Lincoln

mrsgail5756 Mar 04, 2013

“If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my axe.”
-Abraham Lincoln

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britprincess1
Sep 10, 2012

"You're nobody 'till somebody shoots you."

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britprincess1
Sep 10, 2012

"I checked the list of people I trust and your name ain't on it."

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alevotta1
Oct 22, 2015

alevotta1 thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over

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beckythecat1
Feb 24, 2014

beckythecat1 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

EuSei Jan 19, 2012

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EuSei Jan 19, 2012

Violence: Some

EuSei Jan 19, 2012

Sexual Content: sexual content

EuSei Jan 19, 2012

Coarse Language: Lots of it.

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britprincess1
Sep 10, 2012

A sleazy defense attorney must choose how to deal with a wealthy client accused of a hideous crime who seems to have a plan to beat the justice system.

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