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From Liberator to the Back Door Trailer: Mudbound!

Mudbound – Photo by Steve Dietl/Courtesy of Netflix.

Set in the rural American South during World War II, Dee Rees’ Mudbound is an epic story of two families pitted against one another by a ruthless social hierarchy, yet bound together by the shared farmland of the Mississippi Delta.

Mudbound will be on Netflix on Friday, November 17.

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Jim Crow Era Trailer: Mudbound!

Mudbound – Ronsel Jackson (Jason Mitchell) and Jamie McAllan (Garrett Hedlund) – Photo by Steve Dietl/Courtesy of Netflix.

From director/co-writer Dee Rees (Pariah, Bessie) comes the new film Mudbound, which premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.

Set against the backdrop of the Mississippi Delta during the Jim Crow era after World War II, Mudbound is both a timeless and timely film following two families – one black, one white – bound together by the hardships of farm life. Starring Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Mary J. Blige, Rob Morgan, Jonathan Banks and Garrett Hedlund.

Mudbound will launch on Netflix on  Friday, November 17 and screens at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.

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