Heaven's Prisoners1996

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Heaven's Prisoners
Directed by:
Phil Joanou

"Heaven's Prisoners" (also known as "Mississippi Delta - Im Sumpf der Rache", "Mississippi Delta", "Omicidio a New Orleans") is a Mystery/Thriller film directed by Phil Joanou, and written by Harley Peyton (screenplay), released on May 17 of 1996 in the USA , starring Alec Baldwin, Kelly Lynch, Mary Stuart Masterson, Eric Roberts, Teri Hatcher and Badja Djola.

For an ex-cop obsessed with an unsolved murder, trusting the wrong woman could be a deadly choice.

Who directed "Heaven's Prisoners":

Heaven's Prisoners was directed by Phil Joanou, an American director, producer, and writer.

Before making Heaven's Prisoners, Phil Joanou had directed Final Analysis, released in 1992, State of Grace (1990), Three O'Clock High (1987). Since, he directed Entropy, released in 1999, Gridiron Gang (2006).

What was the release date of "Heaven's Prisoners":

Heaven's Prisoners was initially released on Friday, May 17, 1996, in the United States. Also released on this day was Flipper (dir. Alan Shapiro). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, June 28, 1996 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, July 24, 1996 in France; Thursday, June 27, 1996 in Germany; Friday, May 24, 1996 in Spain and on Thursday, October 24, 1996 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Heaven's Prisoners":

At the casting of Heaven's Prisoners we find Alec Baldwin, previously seen in The Juror (1996) and Two Bits (1995); Kelly Lynch (White Man's Burden (1995), Imaginary Crimes (1994)); Mary Stuart Masterson (Bed of Roses (1996), Radioland Murders (1994)) [ more... ]

  • Alec Baldwin and Eric Roberts also appeared together in The Last Shot, released in 2004.

What is the Storyline of "Heaven's Prisoners":

A former police detective in New Orleans and a recovering alcoholic, Dave Robicheaux is living a quiet life in the swamplands of Louisiana with his wife Annie. The couple's tranquility is shattered one day when a drug smuggler's plane crashes in the lake right before their eyes.

Robicheaux succeeds in rescuing a lone survivor, a Salvadoran girl, whom he and Annie quickly adopt. With the arrival of a DEA officer named Dautrieve and an inherent connection to Bubba Rocque, the leading drug kingpin in [...]

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