Mississippi Burning (1988) (R)
1964. When America was at war with itself.
Budget: $15,000,000
Revenue: $34,604,000
Genres: Thriller, Crime, Drama

Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his partner, a former sheriff.