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World War II is over, but the battles back home continue in this big-screen adaptation of Hillary Jordan's 2009 novel, "Mudbound." Two very different families struggle to make against each other and against the forces keeping them from the American Dream... in Mississippi. Yeah, it is that kind of movie, but it is also so much more. Two soldiers from the War, bound by the horrors of a War in which each mightily fought, return home to find that their respective families are NOT that close.
Two families working the Mississippi Delta, but living worlds apart. A Netflix film, Mudbound, Premiering November 17.