About the film
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Release Date: December 08, 1988
|Slogan||:||«1964. When America was at war with itself.»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Thriller, Crime, History, Mystery|
|Production Companies||:||Orion Pictures|
|Producers||:||Juliet Taylor, Howard Feuer, Robert F. Colesberry, Frederick Zollo, Barbara Harris, Tom Razzano, Judith Lyn Brown|
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.