ReelViews for movies with music written by 'Carter Burwell'
Strikes an effective balance between satire and homage and mines the most common ore of the old-time Westerns.
"Three Billboards" lingers, not only because of the richness and complexity of the characters but because of the choices McDonagh makes in bringing this story to the screen.
There are some good one-liners and offbeat moments but the goal is more to provoke chuckles than guffaws.
With expertly crafted high seas disaster sequences, "The Finest Hours" feels more like a summer spectacle than a winter throw-away.
Charlie Kaufman at his best and worst, but at the very least a discussion-worthy animated feature.