• Billboard (2019)

Billboard

Release Date: April 5th, 2019

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

A man inherits a radio station from his father only to discover that it's on the brink of financial collapse. To right the sinking ship, he pulls out the oldest trick in radio: the wacky contest. His grand plan is to host a billboard sitting contest in which four people will live on a catwalk in front of a billboard for the chance of winning a mobile home and a large sum of cash.

Cast: John Robinson, Heather Matarazzo, Eric Roberts, Leo Fitzpatrick, Alice Wills, Michael Fegley, Cristina Lucas Tissot, Kristyn Koczur

Director: Zeke Zelker

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Emotional, Transformation, Police officer, Endearing, Office, Sacrifice, 2010s, Rivalry, Moving, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Writer-director Kelker never establishes a consistent tone, eventually aiming for a tragic conclusion that feels hopelessly unearned. show more

  • 40
    Scott TobiasVariety

    Zelker’s three-ring circus of digital and social-media content needs a compelling main event, and this movie seems unlikely to inspire many to check out the supplementary materials. show more

  • 40
    Noel MurrayLos Angeles Times

    Despite how good-natured this movie is, it just doesn’t stand on its own. It has the right kind of soul, but a shapeless body. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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