Kennedy assassination movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant kennedy assassination movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, talky, tense, interesting and melancholic films and TV shows about / with kennedy assassination, assassination, u.s. president, murder, president, politics, conspiracy, state affairs, dialogue and dishonesty plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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kennedy assassination movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as kennedy assassination: JFK (1991), Jackie (2016), Parkland (2013), 11.22.63 (2016), Mermaids (1990), Killing Kennedy (2013), Since (1966), A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion (1993), LBJ (2016), Winter Kills (1979).

List of kennedy assassination movies

 8.0
 130K
JFK (1991)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: president, political conspiracy, assassination, investigation, cia, kennedy assassination, fighting the system, political corruption, evidence, district attorney, government, legal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: new orleans, texas, washington d.c., cuba, vietnam
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 6.7
 65K
Jackie (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, France, Chile, Hong Kong, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.
Style: based on true events, emotional, heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: assassination, kennedy family, first lady, kennedy assassination, president, widow, american history, husband wife relationship, usa president, strong female character, female protagonist, period piece ...
Time: 1960s, year 1963
Place: usa, america, texas, washington d.c., dallas texas ...
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 6.4
 14K
Parkland (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: November 22nd, 1963 was a day that changed the world forever — when young American President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. This film follows, almost in real time, a handful of individuals forced to make split-second decisions ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: hospital, assassination, kennedy assassination, fbi, state affairs, doctors and patients, society, americana, power relations, deadly, secret service, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas, california
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 8.2
 59K
11.22.63 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An English teacher travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.
Style: stylized, suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, assassination, surveillance, kennedy assassination, murder, escapades, conspiracy, historical event, period piece, time traveler, time ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 50s, year 1963, future
Place: usa, dallas texas
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 6.6
 26K
Mermaids (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Charlotte Flax is tired of her wacky mom moving their family to a different town any time she feels it is necessary. When they move to a small Massachusetts town and Mrs. Flax begins dating a shopkeeper, Charlotte and her 9-year-old ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: swimming, coming of age, small town, convent, single parent, self discovery, kennedy assassination, gynecological exam, bell tower, dress, jewish girl, bell ringing ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1964, year 1963
Place: new england, usa, texas, dallas texas, massachusetts
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Killing Kennedy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama documentary based on Bill O'Reilly's and Martin Dugard's 2012 non-fiction book "Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot". It follows the parallel lives of John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald from the winter 1959-1960 to ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: white house, hitman, assassination, politics, kennedy assassination, americana, democrat, deadly, head of state, administration, couple relations, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1960s, year 1963
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas, russia, washington d.c.
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 4.7
 9
Since (1966)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Andy Warhol's experimental reconstruction of the assassination of the President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, which serves as his critical commentary on the way the media presented the tragic event.
Style: based on true events
Plot: discussion, assassination of president, criticism, news report, assassination, kennedy assassination
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A Walton Thanksgiving Reunion (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The fourth Waltons reunion TV movie is set in the 1960s , with John-Boy still living in New York, trying to persuade his fiancée to marry him. Meanwhile, Ben and Cindy's daughter Virginia has died, and Cindy is finding life very lonely without ...
Plot: thanksgiving, kennedy assassination, family
Time: 1960s
Place: virginia
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C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Through the eyes of a British "documentary", this film takes a satirically humorous, and sometimes frightening, look at the history of an America where the South won the Civil War.
Style: clever, humorous, realistic, biting, offbeat ...
Plot: american civil war, racism, politics, slavery, civil war, white house, cold war, media, journalism, battles, head of state, political unrest ...
Time: 1930s
Place: canada, japan, mexico, south america, montreal ...
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 6.5
 4K
LBJ (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson from his young days in West Texas to the White House.
Plot: racism, u.s. president, urination, memory, dream, oval office, tv news, black american, american south, ranch, letter, flash forward ...
Time: year 1965, year 1960, year 1959, year 1964, year 1968 ...
Place: wyoming, dallas texas, west virginia, georgia, texas ...
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 6.2
 2K
Winter Kills (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 19 years after President Timothy Keegan was assassinated, his brother Nick discovers a dying man claiming to have been the gunman. While trying to avoid his wealthy and domineering father's attempts to control his actions, Nick follows the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, political conspiracy, investigation, assassination of president, heroes, dishonesty, deadly, government agency, political intrigue, fighting the system, hitman, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1958, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: havana cuba
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Interview with the Assassin (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Out of work TV cameraman Ron Kobelski is approached by his formerly reclusive neighbor Walter Ohlinger. Ohlinger claims that he was the mysterious "second gunman" that shot and killed President Kennedy. Ohlinger has kept quiet all these ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, suspense
Plot: assassination, politics, conspiracy, paranoia, investigation, political conspiracy, society, americana, murder, dishonesty, deadly, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1963
Place: dallas texas, usa, texas, america
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Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald (1993)
Genre: Biography
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the widow of Lee Harvey Oswald, the man accused of shooting President Kennedy. Via flashbacks, the story traces the woman's life from her days in Russia, the turmoil following the assassination, raising her family, and coming to ...
Plot: assassination, widow, kennedy assassination, flashback, death, murder
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The Boy with the X-Ray Eyes (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Andy and his friends take a pair of x-ray goggles from a secret lab by mistake.
Plot: spy, high school, teenager, children, bully, responsibility, outcast, eye, kennedy assassination, stepfather stepson relationship, military, conspiracy ...
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The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: The bizarre story behind the man accused of assassinating John F. Kennedy and what might have happened had he been brought to trial.
Plot: conspiracy, trial, courtroom, kennedy assassination
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Across the River to Motor City (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Across the River to Motor City is a Canadian television drama series, that aired on Citytv stations. It debuted November 22, 2007. The series is about an insurance investigator named Ben Ford who works the border in both Detroit and Windsor. The ...
Plot: u.s. canadian border, murder, stewardess, kennedy assassination, multiple time frames, adultery
Time: 1960s
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The J-K Conspiracy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: San Diego radio host Dave Rickards is accused of stealing his partner's encyclopedia, triggering a comedic misadventure co-starring Bob Costas, Dom Irrera, Doug Flutie, Davy Jones, Dr. Laura Schlessinger and Don Rickles. Along the way you are ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: baseball, comedy club, surveillance, theft, softball, political intrigue, golf, cia agent, office, kennedy assassination, radio station, flashback ...
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 7.3
 12K
All the Way (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Lyndon B. Johnson's amazing 11-month journey from taking office after JFK's assassination, through the fight to pass the 1964 Civil Rights Act and his own presidential campaign, culminating on the night LBJ is actually elected to the ...
Style: dramatic, factual, intense, melancholic, interesting ...
Plot: politics, usa president, political, president, racism, democrat, vice president, u.s. senator, election campaign, campaigning, american politics, racial ...
Time: 1960s, year 1963
Place: texas, america, usa, vietnam, dallas texas ...
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 7.1
 18K
Slacker (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Presents a day in the life in Austin, Texas among its social outcasts and misfits, predominantly the twenty-something set, using a series of linear vignettes. These characters, who in some manner just don't fit into the establishment norms, ...
Style: talky, humorous, witty, offbeat, feel good ...
Plot: philosophy, hitchhiker, african american, cafe, burglar, sunglasses, moon, ufo, dream, telescope, atomic bomb, anarchist ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, austin texas, campus, usa, dallas texas ...
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Executive Action (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rogue intelligence agents, right-wing politicians, greedy capitalists, and free-lance assassins plot and carry out the JFK assassination in this speculative agitprop.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, frame up, politics, anti capitalism, political conspiracy, assassin, cia, sniper, media, state affairs, uncover truth, chases and races ...
Time: year 1963
Place: dallas texas
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 5.5
 1K
Ruby (1992)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Fact and fiction are combined in this story about Jack Ruby and a stripper, Candy Cane, and how they become involved in a conspiracy to kill J.F.K.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: nightclub, political corruption, political conspiracy, mafia, corruption, uncover truth, price of justice, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, state affairs, legal investigation ...
Time: 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: usa
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Radio Free Albemuth (2010)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Record store clerk Nick Brady begins to experience strange visions from an entity he calls VALIS that cause him to uproot his family and move to Los Angeles where he becomes a successful music company executive. Nick finds himself drawn into a ...
Style: psychological, offbeat, mind bending, surreal, semi serious ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, writer's life, friends, artists and showbiz, imaginary, buddies, dishonesty, snorting cocaine, some scenes animated, archival footage, big brother, tear on cheek ...
Place: california, new york, usa, los angeles
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The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The files that escaped the shredder have become an incredible motion picture. From the Kennedys to Martin Luther King. From cab drivers to Congressmen. From housewives to hostesses. He had something on 58 million people. It was all in his files. Now ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, crimes, social decay, dishonesty, head of state, government agency, megalomaniac, ambition, politics, society, law enforcement, state affairs ...
Time: 40s, 20s, 60s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california, washington d.c.
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American Dreams (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Dreams is an American television drama program broadcast on the NBC television network, produced by Once A Frog and Dick Clark Productions in association with Universal Network Television and NBC Studios. The series was created by Jonathan ...
Style: serious, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: vietnam war, coming of age, generation gap, follow your dream, siblings relations, hopes, family relations, friends, suburban life, dysfunctional family, racism, interracial relations ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: philadelphia, usa
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Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Women of Camelot (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: They were more than Washington wives. They were part of an American dream known as Camelot. With strength and cunning they upheld their public image by concealing their private truths. Jackie, Ethel and Joan had little choice. They were Kennedy ...
Style: realistic, talky, serious, sincere
Plot: politics, kennedy family, family tradition, family life, death in the family, dishonesty, head of state, family problems, society, introspection, alcohol abuse, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 80s
Place: usa, texas
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 8.0
 461
Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: vietnam war, white house, politics, election, civil rights, assassination, kennedy family, rise to the top, state affairs, fight for supremacy, administration, ambition ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, dallas texas
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An Adventure in Space and Time (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This special one-off drama travels back in time to 1963 to see how Doctor Who was first brought to the screen. Actor William Hartnell felt trapped by a succession of hard-man roles. Wannabe producer Verity Lambert was frustrated by the TV ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, serious, captivating ...
Plot: actor, producer, director, cultural icon, backstage, success, media, artists and showbiz, tv show, actress, time travel, office ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, year 1965 ...
Place: england, london
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 6.6
 229K
Zoolander (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Clear the runway for Derek Zoolander, VH1's three-time male model of the year. His face falls when hippie-chic "he's so hot right now" Hansel scooters in to steal this year's award. The evil fashion guru Mugatu seizes the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male model, fame, fashion model, fashion show, farce, president, comedy of errors, popularity, ambition, cult, brainwashing, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, malaysia, new jersey
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 7.6
 450K
Watchmen (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered, an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, suspense, comic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, parallel world, alternate reality, save the world, superhuman powers, investigation, good versus evil, human nature, moral dilemma, vigilantism, violence, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985, year 1940, year 1969 ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, vietnam, russia, afghanistan ...
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 5.4
 613
Timequest (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story about a man who travels back in time to Fort Worth, Texas on Novemeber 22, 1963 and prevents the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, government agency, head of state, on the run, crimes, interracial relations, changing the past or future, state affairs, heroic mission, sexual relations, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, future
Place: texas, dallas texas
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