Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

So I'm wondering how can a film with such an array of great performances actually end up not quite working. And I guess it has to be in the writing? I really enjoyed Frances McDormand, Caleb Landry Jones and Lucas Hedges. I think Peter Dinklage is an extremely talented actor who should be given more … Continue reading Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

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On the one hand, your typical Spielberg Oscar-runner with a worthy story and solid performances from Streep, Hanks, Letts and cast. On the other hand, a timely and topical film about freedom of the press, banning certain news outlets from reporting particular stories, and the White House misleading the public. On balance, I found this … Continue reading The Post