I'm just glad the bowler hat didn't make it onto the movie poster.
It feels wrong to fault the film for its absurdist humor because it is writer-director Martin McDonagh's and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri's biggest strength. This is the man, after all, who gave us the Colin Farrell film where he does nothing but bitch about this little fairytale town in Belgium. But every time McDonagh tries to dip his toe into emotional waters, you know the story where somebody's daughter got raped and murdered, he doesn't commit. The film is…