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Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his partner, a former sheriff.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1988-12-08

Runtime 128 minutes

Budget $15m

Revenue $35m


TMDB 7.686


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