through in old time Pathe' newsreel fashion.
establishment and a large arms
industry is new in the American
economic, political, even spiritual -
is felt in every city, every
Federal Government... In the councils
the acquisition of unwarranted
The potential for the disastrous
will persist... We must never let
the weight of this combination
endanger our liberties or democratic
processes. We should take nothing
breadbasket, the West. Over this we hear Eisenhower's
Warren administering the oath as he will Kennedy's eulogy.
November, 1960 - Senator John F.
Kennedy of Massachusetts wins one of
American history over the Vice-
more than 100,000 votes. Rumors
Illinois through the Democratic
At his inauguration, at a time when
American males all wore hats, he let
his hair blow free in the wind.
Alongside his beautiful and elegant
wife of French origin, Jacqueline
Bouvier, J.F.K. is the symbol of the
new freedom of the 1960's, signifying
change and upheaval to the American
public, scaring many and hated
passionately by some. To win the
Synopsis: This acclaimed Oliver Stone drama presents the investigation into the assassination of President John F. Kennedy led by New Orleans district attorney Jim Garrison (Kevin Costner). When Garrison begins to doubt conventional thinking on the murder, he faces government resistance, and, after the killing of suspected assassin Lee Harvey Oswald (Gary Oldman), he closes the case. Later, however, Garrison reopens the investigation, finding evidence of an extensive conspiracy behind Kennedy's death.