Ghosts of Mississippi

Ghosts of Mississippi

Ghosts of Mississippi

7/10 NR

December 20, 1996

Ghosts Of Mississippi Synopsis

Ghosts of Mississippi is a drama covering the final trial of the assassin, Bryon De La Beckwith (Woods), of the 60s civil rights leader Medgar Evers. It begins with the murder and the events surrounding the two initial trials which both ended in a hung jury. The movie then covers District Attorney, Bobby DeLaughters (Baldwin) transformation and alliance with Myrlie Evers (Goldberg), wife of Medgar Evers, of the, as he becomes more involved with bringing Beckwith to trial for the third time 30 years later. Some of the characters are played by the actual participants in this story.

Rated

Ghosts Of Mississippi Casts

Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin

Bobby DeLaughter

James Woods
James Woods

Byron De La Beckwith

Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen

Dixie DeLaughter

Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg

Myrlie Evers

Craig T. Nelson
Craig T. Nelson

Ed Peters

William H. Macy
William H. Macy

Charlie Crisco