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'Mob City' recap: LAPD detective kills for love, not money
'Mob City' recap: LAPD detective kills for love, not money

There are many reasons to kill a man, such as for money or revenge, observes L.A. police Det. Joe Teague (Jon Bernthal). But Joe kills for love -- love for his sexy ex-wife Jasmine Fontaine (Alexa Davales), a good girl apparently gone bad. Killing for love “doesn’t make your hands any cleaner,” Joe admits in a voiceover. “But maybe it’ll let you sleep at night.” PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of movies and TV Joe’s act of murder without remorse kicks off the premiere of “Mob City,” a TNT drama created by Frank Darabont, former executive producer of “The Walking Dead.” Set in the 1940s, “Mob City” is based on John Buntin’s nonfiction book, “L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of...

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