Mississippi Burning
Released
1988
Directed by
Alan Parker
Tagline
1964. When America was at war with itself.
Produced by
Frederick M. Zollo
Robert F. Colesberry
Screenplay by
Chris Gerolmo
Actors
Willem Dafoe
Gene Hackman
Frances McDormand
Brad Dourif
R. Lee Ermey
Michael Rooker
Stephen Tobolowsky
Gailard Sartain
Netflix Rating
R (USA)
Rated
R (USA)
Netflix Genre
Drama
Political Thrillers
Crime Dramas
Social Issue Dramas
20th Century Period Pieces
Period Pieces
Netflix Format
DVD
Genres
Crime Fiction
Political thriller
Political drama
Mystery
Detective fiction
Drama
Category
Film

Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning is a 1988 American thriller film directed by Alan Parker and written by Chris Gerolmo. It was loosely based on the FBI investigation into the incidents involving of three civil rights workers in the U.S. state of Mississippi in 1964. The film focuses on the professional relationship between two FBI agents portrayed by Gene Hackman and Willem Dafoe. Hackman's character of agent Rupert Anderson, and Dafoe's part of agent Alan Ward, are loosely based on the partnership of ... more on Wikipedia

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