For the FILMSTARTS editorial team, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is clearly one of the most important and best films of 2018. On July 27, 2020, the drama will be on the first – and thus without advertising.

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2018 was anything but a boring cinema year. Films such as “Call Me By Your Name”, “BlacKkKlansman”, “Lady Bird” and “Hereditary” have been created that are likely to go down in film history as a compulsory program.

At the top of the list of the best and most important films in 2018 was “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” – especially for the FILMSTARTS editorial team.

The drama is represented in almost every top 10 list of editors and even made it to number one in the overall evaluation. We are rarely so united!

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Frances McDormand in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

Those who have not yet seen the film should definitely turn on Das Erste on July 27, 2020. “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” starts at 8:15 p.m., without advertising, of course.

That’s what “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” is about

Mildred Hayes (Frances McDormand) daughter has been raped and murdered, but the case is simply not being resolved. Mildred is quickly certain that the police are not doing everything possible to find the culprit.

She takes matters into her own hands and has three billboards with provocative slogans set up, on which she publicly attacks police chief William Willoughby (Woody Harrelson). It doesn’t take long until hell is going on in the village of Ebbing, Missouri …

That’s why we love “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

Our FILMSTARTS review says about “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”: “Grandiose actors and a multi-layered, touching story that despite its dark content also radiates warmth and hope”. We gave 5 stars to the drama of “See Bruges … and die?” – Director Martin McDonagh, a real masterpiece.

FILMSTARTS review of “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

Our colleague Markus Trutt also finds only praising words for the story in his 2018 top ten. He raves about the perfect feeling for the touching tragedy and the absurdly entertaining comedy of the film and praises the actors to the highest degree.

So if you are looking for very special film experiences, you should not miss “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”, so reserve a seat on your own couch on July 27, 2020 at 8:15 pm and switch on Das Erste.

If you want to have a foretaste, you can take a look at the film trailer:

This is the new film by “Three Billboards” director Martin McDonagh