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Mississippi Burning

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Released December 9th, 1988, 'Mississippi Burning' stars Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif The R movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 5 min, and received a score of 65 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from 11 top critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "When a group of civil rights workers goes missing in a small Mississippi town, FBI agents Alan Ward (Willem Dafoe) and Rupert Anderson (Gene Hackman) are sent in to investigate. Local authorities refuse to cooperate with them, and the African American community is afraid to, precipitating a clash between the two agents over strategy. As the situation becomes more volatile, the direct approach is abandoned in favor of more aggressive, hard-line tactics."

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