Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)

Drama, General Film, History

Director: Rob Reiner

Writer(s): Lewis Colick

Starring: Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Virginia Madsen, Whoopi Goldberg, Susanna Thompson, Craig T. Nelson, Lucas Black, Joseph Tello, Alexa PenaVega, William H. Macy, Ben Bennett, Darrell Evers, Yolanda King, Jerry Levine, James Van Evers, Sky Rumph, Zoaunne LeRoy, Michael O’Keefe, Bill Smitrovich, Terry O’Quinn, Rex Linn, Bill Henderson, James Pickens Jr., G. Ja’ron Henderson, RaéVen Kelly, Curtis Tyler Haynes, Richard Riehle, Jim Harley, Bonnie Bartlett, Brock Peters, Wayne Rogers, Finn Carter, William Howard, Diane Ladd, Andy Romano, Richard Stahl, David Carpenter, Bill Cobbs, Jordan Lund, Jerry Hardin, Ramon Bieri, C.R. Doan, Katherine Randolph, L.D. Bass Sr., Monty Thomas, Eliott Keener, Brandon McKennah, William L. Donald, Jim Stallings, Michael Strasser, Diana Bellamy, Rance Howard, Thomas Kopache, Frank Hoyt Taylor, Sarah Hunley, Marilyn Lovell, Jill Andre, Leigh French, James Marshall Wolchok, John A. Horhn, Spencer Garrett, Fenton Lawless, David Armstrong, Michael Hewes, James Homer Best, Thom Barry, Louis Armstrong, Ed Bryson, Maggie Wade, Jane Jenkins, Keenan K. Evers, Nicole Evers-Everette, Dijon S. Williams, Tracey Costello, Margo Martindale, Delmar Dennis, Ted Alderman, Greg Bronson, Stokely Carmichael, Terence Easterling, Eva Ford, Stuart Greenwell, Stacy Hall, Beth Hebert, John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Joe Louis, Justin Mabry, Jesse Owens, Jackie Robinson, Maridean Mansfield Shepard, Andy Sims, John M. Sullivan II, Malcolm X

Synopsis: A Mississippi district attorney and the widow of Medgar Evers struggle to finally bring a white racist to justice for the 1963 murder of the civil rights leader.

Release Date: January 3, 1997 (USA) | Length: 130 min | Genre: Drama, History | MPAA Rating: Rated PG-13 for a strong scene of violence and for racial dialogue.