Martin McDonagh

Does ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ deserve its backlash?

Warning: The following contains huge SPOILERS for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, as that’s the only way that you can discuss the controversy that is threatening to overshadow its awards season success. Ahead of its release no-one really saw the backlash against “Three...

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 2:48pm

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ writer and director Martin McDonagh reveals his writing habits

Martin McDonagh almost reveals a SPOILER for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri below. So if you don’t want the film to potentially be ruined for you, go away and watch it, before having a read.    “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’s” six...

Friday, December 29, 2017 - 12:06pm

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’s’ writer and director talks us through its controversial ending

Warning: There are HUGE SPOILERS ahead for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. So if you haven’t seen Martin McDonagh’s dark comedic masterpiece not only should you read my review, but you should then head to your nearest screening to actually watch the film, before then...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 1:13pm

Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, and the Irish Civil War: ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ director on his next film

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’s writer and director Martin McDonagh has revealed details of the follow-up to his critically acclaimed crime comedy, confirming that he wants to reunite In Bruges’ Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson. I had the opportunity to sit down with...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:14am

Why Martin McDonagh isn’t interested in directing a Marvel or DC film

Thanks to the release of In Bruges, Seven Psychopaths, and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Martin McDonagh is regarded as one the best filmmakers in Hollywood. So it would make sense then if the English/Irish filmmaker had been approached by studios to make bigger budgeted blockbusters...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 4:38pm

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri's’ director on making the most brutal but funniest film of 2017

Words are rather important to Martin McDonagh. That’s what you’d probably expect from a multi-award winning playwright, screenwriter, and director. But for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” his third film as a director after “In Bruges” and “...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 3:30pm

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ is majestic, and the timely feminist primal scream Hollywood needs to hear on sexual assault

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ Director: Martin McDonagh Starring: Frances McDormand, Sam Rockwell Rating: R 4.5 (Out Of 5) Globes Plot: Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand) is a grieving, divorced mother who is still feeling the guilt over the rape and violent murder of...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 5:06pm