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Mississippi Burning Reviews

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Michael H. Price
Fort Worth Business Press

Improbable re-enactment of an investigation into long-ago outbreak of hate crimes.

| Original Score: 2/5

June 3, 2005
Paul Matwychuk
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

| Original Score: 1/5

January 4, 2005
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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"Mississippi Burning" feels like a movie made from the inside out, a movie that knows the ways and people of its small Southern city so intimately that, having seen it, I know the place I'd go for a cup of coffee and the place I'd steer clear from.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 4/4

January 1, 2000
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Hackman delivers some of the best work of his career. And this guy's been doing it for 30 years.

| Original Score: 3/5

July 25, 2002
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Not anywhere as good as it should be.

| Original Score: 3/5

February 11, 2008
Variety Staff
Variety
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Parker pushes the picture along at a fervent clip, with the character scenes back-to-back with chases or violence.

Full Review Source: Variety

June 17, 2008
Derek Adams
Time Out
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For once, Parker directs without depending on flashy visual tropes.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Jeffrey Westhoff
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)

| Original Score: 3/5

April 4, 2003
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Starts out as a vivid portrait of the Civil Rights era and ends up a cop drama in which vengeful anger is used against racist killers.

Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice

July 15, 2003
Desson Thomson
Washington Post
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"Mississippi Burning" speeds down the complicated, painful path of civil rights in search of a good thriller.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

| Original Score: 3/5

July 9, 2004
Dragan Antulov
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review | Original Score: 8/10

February 6, 2002
Lori Hoffman
Atlantic City Weekly

| Original Score: 4/5

January 11, 2007
Michelle Alexandria
Eclipse Magazine

| Original Score: 3/5

November 20, 2003
Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

| Original Score: 3/5

August 1, 2003
Rita Kempley
Washington Post
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"Mississippi Burning" surveys the geography of racism, sheds light on the dark night of the soul.

Full Review Source: Washington Post

January 1, 2000
Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

Well-acted, compelling, good script. Good message.

Full Review Source: Hollywood Report Card | Original Score: 3/4

July 14, 2004
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Slick, well-acted thriller that nonetheless distorts the facts and looks at the civil rights movement from a strictly white perspective

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B-

March 29, 2009
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
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