Mississippi Damned Trailer

Mississippi Damned is now available on Netflix and DVD. Own a copy of this award-winning film. Only available at http://www.mississippidamned.com/store

Wanting to escape was the easy part. Taking place in 1986 and 1998 and based on a true story, three poor, Black kids in rural Mississippi reap the consequences of their family’s cycle of abuse, addiction, and violence. They independently struggle to escape their circumstances and must decide whether to confront what’s plagued their family for generations or succumb to the same crippling fate, forever damned in Mississippi. Bitterly honest and profoundly subtle, writer/director Tina Mabry successfully captures growing up in a world where possibilities and opportunities seem to die in the face of the suffocating reality of physical and sexual abuse, obsession, and a myriad of destructive compulsions.

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20 Responses

  1. TNGURL08 says:

    I just watched this movie, what a good movie that exposes so many truths to what goes on behind closed doors in so many families. Good job producing and making this production.

  2. loveanpeace4eva says:

    Very sad, yet realistic film! I speak from experience. I wish this was just a movie, but sadly these situations are real and happen everyday, all day. I pray for those still stuck in this situation. Especially the young children.

  3. yana212 says:

    low SES and generational curses. this would be a great film for a sociology class

  4. yana212 says:

    did her family other than leigh know what sammy did?

  5. yana212 says:

    What was wrong with leigh? she was homeless and ended up in the hospital but why?

  6. shane o'mahony says:

    I don't know which is worse this or the Johnsons

  7. B M says:

    ᗰᗩᑎ ᗯᕼY ᔕᗩᗰᗰY ??

  8. Gaza King says:

    this movie so damn confusing and I ain't even watch it yet?

  9. Ohio Girl says:

    I feel sorry for Sammy but I found the scene with him and the dude really hot

  10. Renan Borges says:

    Amazing movie it's really hard to find real movies with legit actors thank you ??????

  11. Sanity tbd says:

    I just watched this movie on Netflix, gave it 5 stars, and will never watch it again. It's probably the most realistic movie dealing with family dysfunction that I've ever seen. If it hasn't already, it needs to win awards.

  12. Adriane Chatman says:

    wow gotta say I'm from Mississippi myself I really wanted to see this movie because of the title but it's true some of those happened to many people there with the sexual abuse and violence crazy family members the ones you think you can trust.. I came a nice family and we had good days and bad days. I'm proud to be whom I'm thank you mama and daddy.. I left there but I know where I'm from ..

  13. Tee L says:

    Very powerful movie, I had my entire family watch this. I was speechless afterwards it made me appreciate my entire life a lot more. The women who played Anna (Simbi Khali) also played Laquita on Martin. Great actress in my opinion.

  14. Melody says:

    Im watching this on Netflix rn but I dont understand what happened in that scene where the little girl kissed her older cousin on the cheek and then the tv was like blank and there was noises

  15. mesha mesh says:

    just finish watching on Netflix and this was the most realistic movie ive seen in a long time! wonderful movie!!

  16. Taylor Reid says:

    where can i find the piano piece? someone plz help

  17. Rosie Bailey says:

    This movie is so heavy and hard hitting….that's why it's so great!

  18. Percussiongirl says:

    just finished watching this. smh my Lord, that was heavy.

  19. LazySloth says:

    When I saw the movie the fat guy at 1:01 looks like Fat snoop dog.

  20. JODY REAL says:

    I WAS IN MY FEELINGS AFTER WATCHING THIS MOVIE…REAL GOOD MOVIE BUT VERY EMOTIONAL…

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