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The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes (1992)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 22 July 1992 (USA)
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the 35th president of the United States serving from 1961 until his assassination in 1963 at the age of 46. Attractive and charismatic, he was one of the most ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Jim Garrison ... Himself - Former New Orleans DA (archive footage) (as Judge Jim Garrison)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Alford Bill Alford ... Himself
F. Irvin Dymond F. Irvin Dymond ... Himself
David Ferrie David Ferrie ... Himself
Eberhardt Garrison Eberhardt Garrison ... Himself
Elizabeth Garrison Elizabeth Garrison ... Herself
Jasper Garrison Jasper Garrison ... Himself
Virginia Garrison Virginia Garrison ... Herself
Robert J. Groden ... Himself - Author (as Robert Groden)
Ed Hoffman Ed Hoffman ... Himself
Lou Ivon Lou Ivon ... Himself
Gayle Nix Jackson Gayle Nix Jackson ... Herself (as Gale Jackson Nix)
Steve Jaffe ... Himself
Nicholas Katzenbach ... Himself
Mark Lane ... Himself - Attorney and Author
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John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the 35th president of the United States serving from 1961 until his assassination in 1963 at the age of 46. Attractive and charismatic, he was one of the most popular and youngest presidents in American history. In this engaging documentary, with insight and erudition, we trace JFK's early political career, candidacy, presidency, and examine his enduring popularity.

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22 July 1992 (USA) See more »

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O Assassinato de JFK - Os Tapes de Jim Garrison See more »

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Oliver Stone, director of JFK (1991), said of this documentary: "If you thought JFK (1991) was important and you want the factual background to the maligned Garrison investigation, see this film", and stating also that this doc is, "the perfect companion piece to JFK (1991), the movie". See more »

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he must have been on to something!
9 March 2002 | by super marauderSee all my reviews

When the movie 'JFK' came out, everybody spent so much time bashing it, I had no clue what the plot was. Not long after after 'JFK' was released, I watched this on a movie channel, having no clue what this was about. I must admit, after seeing this, I have to really question the Warren Commission's findings. Almost everything that was said was documented. The people like Herald Wiseberg, and Fletcher Prouty were compelling. Then I saw 'JFK'! All of this lead me to do my own research into this, including watching 'The Men Who Killed Kennedy', by Nigel Turner.

Whatever you think happened to John Kennedy, see this, and I think you will agree that the Warren Commission was at least wrong!


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