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Mississippi Burning Reviews

June 17, 2008
Parker pushes the picture along at a fervent clip, with the character scenes back-to-back with chases or violence.
June 24, 2006
For once, Parker directs without depending on flashy visual tropes.
January 1, 2000
"Mississippi Burning" speeds down the complicated, painful path of civil rights in search of a good thriller.
January 1, 2000
"Mississippi Burning" surveys the geography of racism, sheds light on the dark night of the soul.
January 1, 2000
"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 | Original Score: 4/4