Movie Reviews & Stories
In 2008, playwright-turned-filmmaker Martin McDonagh
pulled off a nifty directorial trick: He made a crime comedy with soul.
There aren’t too many of those around—not in the post-Pulp...
Martin McDonagh, the writer of bloody, foulmouthed, hilariously nihilist plays so popular that Portland theaters have produced five of his six plays in the last nine years, has announced that his next work will be titled A Behanding in Spokane. The press release, as quoted on New York magazine's Vulture blog, reads, "Take a man searching for his missing hand, two con artists out to make a few hundred ...