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In this film based on actual events, black activist Medgar Evers is murdered in 1963, and much of the evidence points toward white supremacist Byron De La Beckwith. However, after two trials, De La Beckwith is acquitted twice by a jury of whites. Now, decades later in 1989, Evers' widow, Myrlie, thi

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1996-12-20

Runtime 130 minutes

Budget $36m

Revenue $13m


TMDB 6.5

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