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Release Date: November 10th, 2017

R|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command, Officer Dixon -- an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence -- gets involved, the battle is only exacerbated.

Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Lucas Hedges, Clarke Peters, Abbie Cornish, Peter Dinklage, Caleb Landry Jones

Director: Martin McDonagh

Genres: Dark comedy, Crime drama

Production Co: Blue Print Pictures

Distributors: Fox Searchlight, Fox Searchlight

Keywords: Small town, Rise, Mystery, Tense, Emotional, Revenge, Brash, Rivalry, Quest, Amusing, Police officer, Pursuit, 2010s, Mother

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  • While the film continues almost throughout to generate great whoops of shocking laughter, it's the notes of genuine sorrow, compassion and contrition that resonate. show more

  • The movie is, by turns — and sometimes simultaneously — darkly comic, blazingly profane, flat-out hilarious and shockingly violent, not to mention flippant, tender, poetic and profound. show more

  • It is a movie about how anger consumes and destroys, and how the only cure for that anger is empathy, something that’s in short supply these days but Three Billboards has in abundance. show more

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