Mississippi Burning Movie Trivia

Mississippi Burning Trivia

Mississippi Burning Picture
...With Willem Defoe

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Film facts for the 1988 Drama movie starring Gene Hackman, Willem DaFoe, Frances McDormand More Cast

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The actual students who traveled to Philadelphia, Mississippi, for whom this movie is based, were part of a federal program to integrate the courts.
Thanks to Michael Sobka
The baby that is seen being held by his mother in the scene where the people of Mississippi are putting across their point of view on the state of Mississippi (during the search for the 3 boys by the swamp) is the same baby being fed by Lester's wife when the FBI portrays the KKK and shows up at his house.

Bogus Trivia

There's often fake stuff floating round, y'know? -Like the 'ghost boy' that can allegedly be seen in "Three Men And A Baby".

But, nothing bogus that we know yet for "Mississippi Burning".
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