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Robert Kennedy & His Times (1985)
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Robert Kennedy & His Times (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 309 min.
TV show
Story: A personal portrait of one of the most controversial men of this century and the turbulent times in which he lived. An entire era, including the fight for civil rights, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the American entry into Vietnam, and the eventual protest against it, was shaped by Bobby Kennedy.
Plot: kennedy family, politics, usa politics, president, u.s. president, campaign

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Duration: 278 min.
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