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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

 

Rated R · 115 minutes · 2017

Crime drama, Dark comedy, Drama
The title town of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri seems like the very model of traditional small-town America, radiating charm and tranquility. Neighbors keep in touch, and the crime rate is so low that the police station shuts down at night. But after the savage rape and murder of a local teenager goes unsolved for seven months, the victim's fed-up mother, Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand), rents three billboards outside town and uses them to shame the popular police chief, Willoughby (Woody Harrelson). Her defiant stance will push buttons and trigger a wave of violence, turning this funny, profanity-laced drama into a cautionary tale about the dangers of playing God. Continue reading>>


See our full review: Frances McDormand channels God’s wrath in <i>Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri</i>

Frances McDormand channels God’s wrath in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Irish playwright Martin McDonagh wrote and directed this parable of vengeance in a small town. »

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Director: Martin McDonagh
Producer: Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin, Martin McDonagh, Bergen Swanson, Diarmuid McKeown, Rose Garnett, David Kosse and Daniel Battsek
Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Lucas Hedges, Clarke Peters, Abbie Cornish, Peter Dinklage, Caleb Jones, Kerry Condon, John Hawkes, Kathryn Newton, Zeljko Ivanek, Brendan Sexton III and Samara Weaving

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