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Mississippi burning [electronic resource] / an Orion Pictures release ; producers, Frederick Zollo and Robert F. Colesberry ; writer, Chris Gerolmo ; director, Alan Parker.

Zollo, Frederick. (Added Author). Colesberry, Robert F. (Added Author). Gerolmo, Chris. (Added Author). Parker, Alan, 1944- (Added Author). Hackman, Gene. (Added Author). Dafoe, Willem. (Added Author). McDormand, Frances. (Added Author). Dourif, Brad, 1950- (Added Author). Ermey, Lee. (Added Author). Sartain, Gailard. (Added Author). Tobolowsky, Stephen, 1951- (Added Author). Biziou, Peter. (Added Author). Hambling, Gerry. (Added Author). Jones, Trevor, 1949- (Added Author). Harrison, Philip. (Added Author). Kirkland, Geoffrey. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 128 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : MGM : 1988.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif, R. Lee Ermey, Gailard Sartain, Stephen Tobolowsky.
Summary, etc.: The summer of 1964... Two FBI agents--one a tight-jawed, by-the-book type, the other an experienced Southern lawman who knows how to handle people--head the government's investigation into the disappearance of three civil rights activists in East Mississippi.
Target Audience Note: Rated R.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) > Mississippi > Drama.
Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 > Drama.
Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964 > Drama.
Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 > Drama.
Murder > Mississippi > Drama.
Civil rights workers > Mississippi > Drama.
Civil rights movements > United States > Drama.
Segregation > Mississippi > Drama.
Mississippi > Race relations > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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