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1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
The life of Booker Wright, a black waiter during the 1960s civil-rights movement.


Director: Raymond De Felitta

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Tribeca Film

Booker's Place: A Mississippi Story (2012)

Release Date: April 25th, 2012|1 hr. 30 min.

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critic reviews (8)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 80
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Have we come a long way since Wright's world was upended because he spoke undeniable truths? Watch this essential American story, and decide for yourself. show more

  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    Beautifully put together in just about every way, it will be potent stuff on the small screen but deserves its moment in theaters. show more

  • 88
    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    This remarkable new documentary from Raymond De Felitta ("City Island") fruitfully revisits the aftermath of a TV doc that his father, Frank, produced for NBC in 1965. show more

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