Get Shorty at 30: Dennis Lehane on Elmore Leonard's Hollywood satire
The author of Mystic River and Shutter Island on why this classic is Leonard's finest work. The 'Dickens of Detroit', as Elmore Leonard has been called, wrote a string of classic thrillers but for the renowned American author, Dennis Lehane, Get Shorty is the greatest of them all. Writing in the Guardian, he explains why.
From The Guardian