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Ghosts of Mississippi

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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Genre: Historical Drama
Director: Rob Reiner

In this film based on actual events, black activist Medgar Evers is murdered in 1963, and much of the evidence points toward white supremacist Byron De La Beckwith . However, after two trials, De La Beckwith is acquitted twice by a jury of whites. Now, decades later in 1989, Evers' widow, Myrlie, thinks she has evidence to finally convict him. But no lawyer will touch the case except the young and brash Bobby DeLaughter .

Cast :

  • Alec Baldwin
  • Bobby DeLaughter, Assistant D.A. Hinds Co. Mississippi
  • Whoopi Goldberg
  • Myrlie Evers
  • James Woods
  • Byron De La Beckwith
  • Craig T. Nelson
  • Ed Peters, District Attorney Hinds Co. Mississippi
  • Susanna Thompson
  • Peggy Lloyd
  • Lucas Black
  • Burt DeLaughter
  • William H. Macy
  • Charlie Crisco, Bobby DeLaughter's Assistant
  • Lloyd Bennett
  • Benny Bennett
  • James Pickens Jr.
  • Medgar Evers
  • Virginia Madsen
  • Dixie DeLaughter
  • Wayne Rogers
  • Morris Dees
  • Bill Cobbs
  • Charlie Evers
Producers :
Frederick Zollo , Andrew Scheinman , Rob Reiner , Nicholas Paleologos
Writers :

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