Written and directed by Martin McDonagh and starring Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, and Sam Rockwell. 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 between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated. 7 Oscar Nominations: Best Picture, Original Screenplay, Best Actress—Frances McDormand, Best Supporting Actor—Sam Rockwell, Best Supporting Actor—Woody Harrelson, Original Score, and Film Editing. Rated R, 115 minutes.