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Murder in Mississippi

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
In 1964, New York City activist Mickey Schwerner (Tom Hulce) takes a field position in rural Mississippi on behalf of the civil rights group known as the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). There Schwerner; his wife, Rita (Jennifer Grey) ; and fellow activists Andrew Goodman (Josh Charles) and James Chaney (Blair Underwood) endure harassment by local thugs and police, as well as violent hate-mongers the Ku Klux Klan, in their quest to help African-Americans secure their basic human rights.

Cast: Tom Hulce , Blair Underwood , Jennifer Grey , CCH Pounder , Andre Braugher , Josh Charles , Royce D. Applegate , Donzaleigh Abernathy

Director: Roger Young

Genres: Docudrama

Murder in Mississippi (1990)

Release Date: January 1st, 1990|1 hr. 36 min.

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