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Billboard

Billboard is a movie starring Eric Roberts, Heather Matarazzo, and Darlene Cates. Times are tough, listener-ship is down and Casey needs to come up with a plan to save his radio station, WTYT 960, and fast! Casey's grand plan is to...

Other Titles
The Great WTYT 960 Billboard Sitting Contest!
Running Time
1 hours 29 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama
Director
Zeke Zelker
Writer
Zeke Zelker, James C. Zelker
Actors
Heather Matarazzo, Darlene Cates, Eric Roberts, Leo Fitzpatrick
Country
USA
Year
2019
Audio Languages
日本語, اللغة_العربية, English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
Japanese, اللغة_العربية, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Times are tough, listener-ship is down and Casey needs to come up with a plan to save his radio station, WTYT 960, and fast! Casey's grand plan is to host a billboard sitting contest, where four lucky contestants have the opportunity to win "nine-sixty thousand dollars and a mobile home". All they have to do is be the last person to survive, living on a billboard.

Comments about drama «Billboard» (15)

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Anna Welch

I saw this movie at the 2007 Palm Springs International Film Festival. It is a gripping drama that shows us the truth about women and men in relationships. The film is based on a true story that took place in the late 60s and early 70s in New York City. It tells the story of Jane Doe, a woman who was raped and then lied to by her boyfriend, who turned out to be a serial rapist. Jane's story is a great story that needs to be told. There are great actors in this film, all of whom did a great job. The movie is based on true events and it is a great way to see the true nature of women and men in relationships. The movie is dark and gritty at times, but I think that makes it more realistic. The film is also based on a true story. Overall, this movie is a great film. It is very disturbing and graphic at times, but it is also a great film.

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Jonathan McCoy

I've never written a review on IMDb, but after watching the film I can't help myself. "What happens when a post-modern culture (in this case, post-modernism) is infected with the democratic virus? Where does it go from here? This film gives a glimpse into the contemporary world of an increasingly post-modern culture. The main characters are flawed, but they are human and are more than the sum of their own bad qualities. An interesting concept in a post-modern world, but a little too dark for my taste." I do appreciate the references to the traditional works of post-modernism that are at the core of the film. The films references to Samuel Beckett, Tarkovsky and other post-modern directors are particularly well done, and the cinematography and editing are beautiful. The film is worth watching, but for me it is more of a statement than a film. I will say, however, that the film is a dark, unsettling film that might appeal to the post-modern, but does not try to touch the post-modern.

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Wayne Murray

I really enjoyed this film. It was both exciting and entertaining. It's a real shame it didn't do better at the box office. It should have been nominated for best picture. There were some really bad points, like the two most ridiculous fight scenes, but all in all, it was pretty enjoyable. I liked it better than any of the other films I have seen in the last year. I liked the main characters, especially Nicholas Cage. I also thought the ending was pretty good, and the climax was great. It was also pretty suspenseful. You should definitely check it out. I give it a 7/10.

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Ralph F.

I was very excited to see this film when I heard the news that it was coming out. I have been a fan of films for many years and I was excited to finally see a film that I could say was a "real" film. Well, I was very surprised. This film is not just about trying to make a film about the struggle of an average American family and the struggle of all families in America. It is about how all families can be together and still be together. I think the film is very powerful and powerful story telling. The director does an amazing job of showing how much the struggles of the ordinary American family are not always as they are portrayed on the news. There is a lot of good in the film and I think that it will stay with me for a long time. It will make me remember that it is not all bad.

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Daniel

This movie is great. It tells a story of a woman (Halle Berry) who thinks she knows everything, that she is intelligent and intelligent people think she is intelligent. There is a really good story here. I saw this in a movie theater in 1999. This was before Halle Berry was famous. I thought this movie was really well done and was able to connect to the audience. I like this movie and I recommend it to anyone who likes these kind of movies. Overall, this movie is worth watching.

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Kenneth Harvey

I had a very mixed reaction to the film, especially after seeing the long and sometimes overly long trailers. This is probably one of those films where it does not pay off until the very end. The movie was challenging, but I didn't see how it would be an effective way to express gay love, or even adult love, but I did find it very, very funny. I think the director and script writer are talented enough to make a very interesting movie. I hope to see more of their work, and I hope to see more stories that have a clear and positive ending.

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Martha Harvey

Film doesn't help so much to really understand the material. Not sure if I'll bother to write about it now. But the technical side of it is very solid. (A shame that they had to use so many closed captioning in the beginning.) I was also impressed with the use of flashbacks. They help to give a better sense of the time involved in the filming. The scenes in which we see the workers actually walk around, talking, exercising and working are very well done. Unfortunately, it's a bit hard to follow. On the other hand, it's obvious that these people aren't just doing the things they are doing on the screen, they are actually doing the things they are doing. There is one scene where they are in the water and the camera focuses on a very important part of their lives, but at the same time we don't get any sense of what it is. (I don't blame them, the actual effects weren't good.) And as a bonus, we can see their back story, their real identity, their real problems. And finally, we see what is supposed to be a very difficult moment for these people, that they must face when they realize their lives have been changed. In the end, it's a very human movie about the problems of the work day.

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Marilyn Lopez

This is a typical 'college kid' story, where a whole bunch of rich kids get together, have parties, get drunk, fight, break into cars and head to LA. The problems are really just the way they feel, the way the film keeps going is really refreshing. The characters are all real, and the film really feels like it's coming from the heart of each character. The music is a little obvious, but it doesn't take away from the movie, it helps to set the mood. The acting is really good. One of the best parts of the movie is watching these guys interact. But they really seem to be having fun. It's definitely a film worth seeing. The final scenes with the money owed to them are really touching and almost perfect.

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Harry

The story is definitely worth a watch. The performances are good and the cinematography is great. However, it feels a bit slow and there are a lot of unnecessary scenes that are forced to fill the running time. The score is good but the direction is underwhelming and is mostly about showcasing the talent. I feel like the film should have been edited down to 85 minutes but I still enjoyed it.

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Rebecca H.

This is a must see movie for any student or even the ones who have studied political economy. From the start it's a highly interesting watch as the editor of this movie has plenty of opinions about the election results of 2012. His primary interest is with the "base" and how to destroy it. His second and even more prominent interest is the one of "framing" a vote as a vote for his boss. But he also has a second interest of putting his ego and love for himself ahead of the truth. The director knows how to put together an engaging and entertaining movie with a very clever and nuanced script. The fact that it's from a student is also very telling. There is not a lot of money to be made by making a "serious" movie, but at least the actors have at least a basic knowledge of political economy. They are not just talking about facts, they are talking about how to frame the story and what kind of angle to use to persuade the viewer. In my opinion, if you are able to study political economy and "framing" of a story and you're interested in the history of that part of the world, this is a must see movie. I am interested in the political economy in the US, but this movie is extremely interesting and timely to my point of view.

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Christine Soto

What was it about?.I can't put my finger on it, but I'm not sure it was the fact that the filmmakers didn't know what to do with the material. The movie is sort of about a character named Billy as he discovers the secrets of the Cauley Culkin character and the effects they have on his life. The character he's playing has so many depth and nuances, he could have easily made a great movie about him. Instead the movie is about him being tortured and abused, which is an awful, awful thing to do. I think it's also about the filmmaker/screenwriter/director trying to act like he's making a good movie and he just wants to make a good movie, but his next movie will be awful and pointless. That's what happens when you're lazy and don't do anything. I don't know if it was the fact that the movie was so horribly directed or what, but it really is a crappy movie.

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Samuel Rose

Once in a while you find a movie that truly captures the essence of the time and place. Or, in this case, the essence of the city. Our camera falls into the hands of the mother of two. Not only is the mother's inattentive in a very unusual way, but there are also things she does or says that make you wonder how people in her life could actually do that. The mother is obviously very out of her depth, but with the help of her son, who is working as a porn actor, the family is slowly starting to uncover what really happened to their mother. The woman is trying to hold onto some sort of dignity, but the son is not interested in letting her do so. The son, like many in his profession, has been through a lot and has grown up in a tough neighborhood. In addition to this, he is also dealing with the fact that his mother is dying. But he is trying to keep up the facade, in the hope that the mother's passing will finally help him. The mother's illness and how it affected the mother's life are never directly addressed, but the movie has the potential to be an insightful look at the world of pornography. It is also an interesting look at how people in the film industry are dealing with the future of porn and the negative effects of the industry on the person who is being forced to become a star. It would be a shame if the film was not as insightful and thoughtful as it could have been. In addition to the mother, the film is extremely well done. I thought the cinematography was incredible, the music fitting the mood of the film perfectly and the performances were stellar. The movie is a well-done take on the world of pornography and the most interesting part of the movie is that it does not depict the real life of the person involved. It also is an extremely well-done look into the world of porn. The actors are all great and it is an extremely well-done look at the world of pornography.

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Linda W.

This is a good movie. No need to explain why, it's the story of a young woman, played by Viola Davis, who is thrown out of her mother's home and begins her new life as a teen. The film follows her from the beginning of her introduction to her relationship with her father and then her close encounters with her new friends. It's a slow film, with scenes that are very subtle, and there's no need to describe the plot, just watch the film and enjoy the movie. I liked the film, because I wanted to like it, I just couldn't.

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Judith Phillips

Don't go into this film thinking it is a masterpiece. I'd be lying if I said that, but I'll go with it. The film starts off very well and the acting is good, the photography is great and the music. it's mostly very uplifting. I really thought the film was going to be a horror film with an overall no-nonsense feel to it. But it isn't, it's a drama, it's a dark comedy. The reason I gave it a seven, is because some of the scenes are just downright disturbing. Some of the shots of the dead are pretty disturbing. It's just that some of the scenes aren't necessary to the plot. It would've been nice if they could've just kept the film at a level of moral decency that would've been far less disturbing. Overall, if you want to see a good film about a failed relationship, this film might not be for you. But if you want a good film about the end of a relationship, this film might be for you.

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Linda Henry

This film is very similar to "Boys Don't Cry" in that it tackles the issue of suicide in a positive and realistic way, but it is not that much different. While "Boys Don't Cry" takes a different approach, it does not excuse the suicide itself. It is a tragedy and is a terrible way to end your life. This film is not really about the suicide itself, but about the way it is dealt with by the police and the community. The story is not about the suicide, it is about the way people deal with it and the community reacts to it. The film is a very real and realistic look at the way people deal with the death of a friend or a loved one, and it does a good job of showing how society reacts to it. This is not an easy film to watch, it is very violent and the violence is done in a way that is very realistic, and it has a lot of emotion. The acting is pretty good, and the cast is mostly unknown actors. It is a very good film that shows how people react to death and how society reacts to it. It is a very realistic film, and I highly recommend it.