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Ghosts of Mississippi Movie Review Summary

Actors: Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods

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This movie is based on a true story. Civil rights leader Medgar Evers was killed by white supremist Byron de la Beckwith. But after two trials he was still acquitted. Thirty years later, Hinds County, Mississippi, assistant D.A. Bobby DeLaughter takes it upon himself to get justice in the case. DeLaughter is played by Alec Baldwin. Whoopi Goldberg plays Evers' widow Myrlie.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   criminals (shown sympathetically) on the run

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   lawyer creature Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Deep South City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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