I'm breaking my rules a little in that I missed The Banshees of Inisherin in theaters and caught it on streaming two months later, but I'm reviewing it anyway as the film is becoming an awards season frontrunner. So here goes. Taking place on the titular – and fictitious – Irish island in 1923, The Banshees of Inisherin opens with… read more!
Movies Directed by Martin McDonagh (in alphabetical order)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
This film is an odd duck. Funny but not really, unpredictable but not really, insightful but not really, this is the story of a small-town woman (Frances McDormand, fine as always, but not doing anything outside her wheelhouse) who rents the titular billboards to humiliate the local police chief (Woody Harrelson, fine as always, but not doing anything outside his… read more!