Mississippi Burning (1988) Poster


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Version of 

Murder in Mississippi (1990) (TV Movie)

Remade as 

Aakrosh (2010)
Same plot


Referenced in 

Fletch Lives (1989)
Ghost (1990)
poster in video shop window
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Kiss My Butler (1990) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Will.
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Atomic Brain (1993) (TV Episode)
Crow: Now it's Mississippi Burning.
A Personal History of British Cinema by Stephen Frears (1995) (TV Movie)
Poster of this movie is shown.
Stephen Tobolowsky's Birthday Party (2005)
Stephen recalls his experience acting in the film
Over There: Mission Accomplished (2005) (TV Episode)
Dim mentions movie by name.
Howard Stern on Demand: The Daniel Carver Roast (2006) (TV Episode)
Judy jokes that Daniel jerks off to this film
Hamlet 2 (2008)
Dana did a previous play based on this movie
Saturday Night Live: James Franco/Kings of Leon (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by 'Willem Dafoe'
Spise med Price: Are You Hungry Tonight (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Adam
Rich Hall's the Dirty South (2010) (TV Movie)
title screen shown
Suits: Dog Fight (2011) (TV Episode)
Mike and Harvey make multiple references to this movie. Tricking the boys to meet by sending a message as each other. Harvey says "Looks like the rattlesnakes are starting to commit suicide." Tricking the weakest boy into thinking the other is going kill him if he doesn't tell the truth.
Veep: D.C. (2013) (TV Episode)
Roger Furlong gets his assistant Will to say that he moves "as slowly as a Mississippi detective investigating the murder of a young black man".
Jeopardy!: Episode #30.189 (2014) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The State of Film Today" category
NCIS: New Orleans: Chasing Ghosts (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Dr. Wade.
Last Man Standing: Restaurant Opening (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike
The Cinema Snob: Top Dog (2015) (TV Episode)
"Is this a cop dog comedy or Mississippi Burning?"


To Tell the Truth (1956) (TV Series)
Watched by Mrs. Pell just before she's attacked at home.

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: The Best Films of 1988 (1988) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown. #1 on Roger Ebert's top-ten list.
The 61st Annual Academy Awards (1989) (TV Special)
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 14 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Features #1 in Bill's list of top movie scenes

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