White Heat: Mississippi Burning

Contributing writer Kyle Turner has weighed and measured Alan Parker’s Mississippi Burning — and has found it wanting. Alan Parker’s 1988 race drama Mississippi Burning opens with a shot of two water fountains adjacent to one another […]

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Broken Hearts UNDER FIRE (1983)

Since we’re rolling with unstoppable momentum towards Hallmark Card’s favorite holiday (AKA “Valentine’s Day” for non-cynics) it seems apropos to highlight romanticism in all its iterations, from star-crossed protagonists to world events that draw lovers closer just […]