Mark Kermode Reviews Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Mark Kermode Reviews Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

A Mother’s Search For Justice

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a film which has been getting a lot of buzz, picking up quite a few of the Golden Globes last weekend. Here’s the BBC’s Mark Kermode reviewing it this week…


Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a darkly comedic drama from Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh (IN BRUGES). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award® winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, commissioning three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby (Academy Award® nominee Woody Harrelson), the town’s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon (Sam Rockwell), an immature mother’s boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing’s law enforcement is only exacerbated.

Written and directed by: Martin McDonagh
Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, John Hawkes and Peter Dinklage

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI
In UK cinemas from yesterday 12 January 2018

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