JENNIFER LECORNU CARRIER - 3 BILLBOARDS

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A Texas family who inspired the acclaimed film, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, is breaking down the story behind the Oscar-nominated film.

The movie has racked up a total of seven Oscar nominations, including Best Picture. It has already won numerous Golden Globes, BAFTA and SAG honors.

In the film, Frances McDormand plays a grieving mother who rents out three billboards to shame police into solving her daughter's rape and murder.

Now, the Texas family who became the real-life inspiration for the film is discussing the case.

Since 1991, the Fulton family of Vidor, Tex., has been putting up billboards demanding that cops make an arrest in the cold case murder of Kathy Page.

“My dad inspired that movie by putting those signs up,” Sherry Valentine, Page's sister, told Inside Edition.

Page was a married mom of two and was found dead in a car wreck 100 yards from her home. The family claims it was murder

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