OFF AIR Ivan Korjavin 3 participants Broadcast has been successfully terminated. OFF AIR Movie class: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Group chat To list all available commands enter "/?". Vasanth Prabakar joined group chat. Vasanth Prabakar left group chat. Vasanth Prabakar joined group chat. Lee Wright joined group chat. Diana Yarmolinska joined group chat. Gerard Arbat joined group chat. Lee Wright 8:59 PM punctual Ebbing, Missouri comparisons with other movies Daughter was murdered six months ago. Rented three billboards. to shame the police dept. for inaction Willoughby (WILL uh bee) raped, no arrests How come = why polarized the community against her just a country road Chief (cheef) on the way to her house raped and burned at the base of one of the billboard wrath anger or guilt? Be careful what you wish for. Rebellious teenager a sense of "closure" We want justice. The Chief tried to discourage her from doing this. Many unsolved cases in the USA. Why did the citizens react so strongly? Hard to sustain anger for a long time. Chief is dying of cancer. The billboards shame their friend and indict their town. Priest at her home You are either WITH me or AGAINST me. (G. Bush) Mildred is venting her wrath. Her ex is living with a 19yo. a scapegoat to calm the community a sacrificial lamb Friend? Does she have friends? One friend in a gift shop. Not popular. Is she a negative personality? Was she justified in causing all this trouble for this community? Her ex was a bad husband, a wife-beater. replacement daughter? I think USA has a lot of spouse-abusers isolated mundane existence confrontation they took the sheriff's side His "last will and testament" last wishes me 9:24 PM commit suicide Lee Wright 9:24 PM He committed suicide to end his pain adds insult to injury Did her guilt made him kill himself? She was an average citizen. Nothing extraordinary about her. A benefactor gave her more money to extend the billboards. Dixson, Dickson?/ me 9:27 PM Dixson Lee Wright 9:27 PM Deputy Diana Yarmolinska 9:27 PM Dixon Lee Wright 9:28 PM Father died, living with mom Vasanth Prabakar 9:28 PM person of color Lee Wright 9:28 PM New chief, black guy the "Wyatt Earp" syndrome Vasanth Prabakar 9:30 PM t Lee Wright 9:30 PM The "N" word small town community, very "close-knit" Women used to be more protected in the South She had no white knight. So she had to joust herself. Dixon beat up the billboard owner. Dixon was fired. Dixon was blunt, straight-forward, open. Not smart. one small personality flaw Her ex burned the billboards. She tried to put out the fires. She made some Molotov cocktails. Ad company was across the street from the Sheriff's office Dixon is trapped inside the burning building. She tried to burn the sheriff's office. Vasanth Prabakar 9:38 PM the dwarf Lee Wright 9:39 PM midget dwarf Vasanth Prabakar 9:39 PM the dwarf actor from GOT Lee Wright 9:39 PM Dwarf helps her. Gerard Arbat 9:40 PM q Lee Wright 9:40 PM small town. cell phone Call the sheriff's home Hm. Ex burned the billboards. Any chance that the ex burned the daughter? Idaho Vasanth Prabakar 9:44 PM c Lee Wright 9:44 PM Vigilantees Some irony Some payback Even in adversity, we can be friends. Forgiveness Dentist Dentist was hostile to her. She turned his tools against him. me 9:48 PM drill machine Lee Wright 9:49 PM q Vasanth Prabakar 9:51 PM t Gerard Arbat 9:51 PM t Lee Wright 9:52 PM wrath (rath; like math, path) Some irony there Life goes on... I don't think she was justified. My opinion. Little extreme. Vigilante justice is good but bad Proof? Vasanth Prabakar 9:57 PM t Lee Wright 9:59 PM PTSD Gerard Arbat 10:00 PM q Lee Wright 10:00 PM What time period? Vasanth Prabakar 10:00 PM What about beating him up and let him suffer for the rest of his life? Lee Wright 10:00 PM Contemporary? Old TVs? Old flip phones. Operation Desert Storm Operation Desert Shield Your take-away Your lesson learned Today the killer would have recorded rape and burning and posted it on YouTube He would have been caught. Better motivations You love to hate him. You hate to like him.