R | | Drama, History, Thriller
New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
When discussing the Oswald impersonators, Laurie Metcalf's character tells them about one of the impostors going to buy a car. The salesman remembers him being 5' 7", but the real Oswald was 5' 11". In reality, Frank Whaley, who plays the impostor, is 5' 7 1/2", while Gary Oldman, who ... ...
"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...
Gary Carter, the actor who played Bill Williams, is listed twice in the closing credits.
Closing dedication: Dedicated to the young in whose spirit the search for truth marches on
A director's cut prepared by Oliver Stone for the video release features 17 minutes of footage not included in the theatrical version. Among the new material:
Ode to Buckwheat
Written and Performed by Brent Lewis
From the recording: Earth Tribe Rhythms
Courtesy of Ikauma Records
$5,223,658 (USA) (18 August 2012)
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