R | | Biography, Drama, History
A key character in the film is the man known simply as "The Journalist" who is loosely modeled after Life magazine journalist Theodore H. White who finds that Jacqueline Kennedy has her own agenda. Stepping into the role was Billy Crudup, who also appears with co-star Greta Gerwig (who plays Jackie's friend Nancy Tuckerman... ...
Mrs. Kennedy? They told me to come up. And I'm so sorry for your loss.
Jackie Kennedy: Have you read what they've been writing? Krock and Merriman and all the rest?
The Journalist: Yes, I have.
Jackie Kennedy: Merriman's such a bitter man. It's been just one week. Already they're treating him ...
The Journalist: ...
The long views of the White House were actual views of the White House. But in the close up views of the north portico, with Jackie entering the car, it is obviously not the White House. There is too much heavy ornamentation on the wall and the doors and windows are not correct. And there are too many steps going down to the driveway, and the steps are too narrow. In reality there are only four steps down, and the steps stretch all the way across the portico.
$278,715 (USA) (2 December 2016)
$13,958,679 (USA) (14 April 2017)
Dive deep into IMDb Picks, Amazon Originals, and more.