R | | Drama, History, Thriller
New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Veteran movie critic for The Washingtonian, Pat Dowell, had her thirty-four word capsule review for the January issue rejected by Editor John Limpert, a known opponent to the film. Limpert didn't want a positive review for a film that he regarded as treacherous. Dowell resigned in protest.
"To sin by silence when we should protest makes cowards of men." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox
President Eisenhower: ...We have been compelled to create a permanent armaments industry of vast proportions. And to do this three and a half million men and women are directly engaged...
Garrison says there were three cartridges lying "neatly side by side in Sniper's Nest". The cartridges were scattered.
Closing statement: What Is Past Is Prologue
Jim Garrison appears on the "Jerry Johnson Show" on TV to be interviewed. He tries to show photographs and defend his theories but he's cut short by host Jerry Johnson (played by John Larroquette).
$5,223,658 (USA) (18 August 2012)