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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

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A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

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Top Rated Movies #118 | Won 4 Golden Globes. Another 64 wins & 152 nominations. See more awards »
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THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award nominee Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby (Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson), the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon (Sam Rockwell), an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated. Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

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Crime | Drama

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Rated R for violence, language throughout, and some sexual references | See all certifications »

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10 November 2017 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$322,168, 12 November 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$30,602,357, 19 January 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$42,311,986, 19 January 2018
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2.35 : 1
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Sandy Martin appeared in Martin McDonagh's previous film, Seven Psychopaths, as the mother of a dead mobster. However, her scene was cut. It appears in the deleted scenes. See more »

Goofs

In the beginning scenes when the mother is driving by the billboards, and then backing up, and then going forward again...the head above the driver's headrest changes height from where the actual actress' head reaches - driving double... See more »

Quotes

Willoughby: [from trailer] You didn't happen to drill a *little* hole in the dentist today, did you?
Mildred Hayes: [mouth numb] Of course not.
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Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Sam Rockwell/Halsey (2018) See more »

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The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Written by Robbie Robertson
Performed by Joan Baez
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Fires Of The Heart
4 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

Frances McDormand is, without question, one of the very best actresses of hers or any generation. Wow! And like most of the greatest she goes for characters who don't ask for sympathy. The truth is in her eyes, always. So, naturally, I followed her every inch of the way. She is surrounded by a fantastic group of actors. Woody Harrelson is just extraordinary but perhaps the biggest surprise is Sam Rockwell making his one eighty not just believable but very moving. Martin McDonagh's writing is the magic potion that keeps everything together and when I say everything I mean everything. Humor and horror as if it were practically the same thing. The dialogue is brilliant and Frances McDorman deserves the last paragraph. Her face is a wonder. Superb performance. Don't miss it.


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