Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996) Genre(s): Crime | Drama

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Virginia Madsen, Whoopi Goldberg, Susanna Thompson, Craig T. Nelson, Lucas Black, Joseph Tello, Alexa Vega, William H. Macy, Lloyd 'Benny' Bennett, Darrell Evers, Yolanda King, James Pickens Jr., Terry O'Quinn, Bill Smitrovich

Synopsis: In 1963, civil rights activist Medgar Evers was gunned down in his own driveway. Twenty-seven years later, Assistant District Attorney Bobby DeLaughter is determined to put his murderer on trial for the third and final time. Based on a true story.

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Ripley's movie review

Extremely good acting. Baldwin was very earnest, Woods was scary, and Goldberg was nicely understated. The story was interesting and there was more humour than I would have expected with such a serious subject. Worth watching.

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