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  • Released
  • March 17, 1989
  • R, 2 hr 5 min
  • Suspense/Thriller
  • 3 Fan Ratings

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Mississippi Burning Synopsis

FBI agents (Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe) investigate the 1964 slaying of three civil-rights workers.

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Rated R | For Coarse Language, Not Recommended for Children and Violence

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Common Sense Media says

Violence, profanity, lots of tension in Jim Crow crime drama

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