Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Director: Martin McDonagh
Starring: Sam Rockwell, Woody Harrelson, Frances McDormand
Duration: 115 min

Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell and Woody Harrelson are at their best in this blistering pitch-black comedy from Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). McDormand stars as the foul-mouthed, tough-as-nails Mildred Hayes, a grieving mother whose frustration boils over when the local police allow her daughter’s murder case to go cold. She publicly shames the town’s revered sheriff, William Willoughby (Harrelson), with three disused billboards, a sequence of bright red reminders that justice has not been served. The move stokes the ire of Willoughby’s thuggish, bigoted deputy (Rockwell), and so begins a violent, vicious circle of anger and revenge. From there, Three Billboards hurtles along an unpredictable but hugely rewarding narrative arc, veering between riotous laughter and sobering drama throughout. Sharply scripted and wonderfully acted, it’s one of the most accomplished contenders in this year’s awards race.

9.1/10 219 ratings.

General admission screenings

Sat 24th Mar
15.30 20.40
Sun 25th Mar
Mon 26th Mar
15.45 21.00
Tue 27th Mar

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