Keyword mississippi Movies

The Help 7.9

2011 Drama

Aibileen Clark is a middle-aged African-American maid who has spent her life raising white children and has recently lost her only son; Minny Jackson is an African-American maid who has often offended her employers…

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O Brother, Where Art Thou? 7.3

2000 Action, Adventure, Comedy

In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. On their journey they come across many comical characters and incredible situations.…

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Secret Window 6.4

2004 Mystery, Thriller

Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey…

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Mississippi Burning 7.4

1988 Thriller, Crime, Drama

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…

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof 7.6

1958 Drama, Romance

Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations…

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Maverick 6.6

1994 Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western

Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries…

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A Time to Kill 7.1

1996 Crime, Drama, Thriller

A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.

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Life 6.4

1999 Comedy, Crime

Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sentenced to life in prison together for a crime they did not commit.

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The Defiant Ones 7.0

1958 Crime, Drama

Two convicts, a white racist and an angry black, escape while chained to each other.

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The Long, Hot Summer 6.5

1958 Drama, Romance

Ben Quick arrives in Frenchman's Bend, MS after being kicked out of another town for allegedly burning a barn for revenge. Will Varner owns just about everything in Frenchman's Bend and he hires Ben to work in his…

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Cookie's Fortune 6.2

1999 Comedy, Drama, Thriller

Conflict arises in the small town of Holly Springs when an old woman's death causes a variety of reactions among family and friends.

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My Dog Skip 6.4

2000 Comedy, Drama, Family

A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the…

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The Straight Story 7.7

1999 Drama

"The Straight Story" chronicles a trip made by 73-year-old Alvin Straight from Laurens, Iowa, to Mt. Zion, Wisconsin, in 1994 while riding a lawn mower. The man undertook his strange journey to mend his relationship…

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The Cure 7.2

1995 Drama, Family

Dexter, age 11, who has AIDS, and his next door neighbor Eric, a little older and much bigger, become best friends. Eric also becomes closer to Dexter's mother than to his own, who is neglectful and bigoted and…

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This Property Is Condemned 6.1

1966 Drama, Romance

A railroad official, Owen Legate comes to Dodson, Mississippi to shut down much of the town's railway (town's main income). Owen unexpectedly finds love with Dodson's flirt and main attraction, Alva Starr. Alva…

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The Reivers 5.9

1969 Comedy, Drama

In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, an 11-year-old boy comes of age as two mischievous adult friends talk him into sneaking the family car out for a trip to Memphis and a series of adventures.

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Goodbye Uncle Tom 6.5

1971 Drama, History

Two documentary filmmakers go back in time to the pre-Civil War American South, to film the slave trade.

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The Big Trail 6.5

1930 Adventure, Western, Romance

Breck Coleman leads a wagon train of pioneers through Indian attack, storms, deserts, swollen rivers, down cliffs and so on while looking for the murder of a trapper and falling in love with Ruth Cameron.

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The Hollow 5.0

2016 Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

When a U.S. congressman's daughter passing through a small town in Mississippi dies in a mysterious triple homicide, a team of F.B.I. agents descends to investigate, the team's brilliant but jaded lead agent battling…

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Intruder in the Dust 7.8

1949 Drama

Rural Mississippi in the 1940s: Lucas Beauchamp, a local black man with a reputation of not kowtowing to whites, is found standing over the body of a dead white man, holding a pistol that has recently been fired.…

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