Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy
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Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy
When President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, the world came to a crashing halt as the nation grieved for its leader whose promise of a brighter future was cut tragically short. During this time the president's widow, Jacqueline Kennedy, received thousands of letters from the public offering their heartfelt condolences. This touching film focuses on these deeply personal letters that flooded in from all over the country to comfort a woman they greatly admired who was not just the fashionable First Lady, but also a wife and a mother. Set against a treasure trove of archival… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"[It] has merit, taking the measure of the man and what he did, as opposed to dwelling on the semi-centennial of how he died."
‑ Brian Lowry, Variety
"Brilliantly conceived and beautifully crafted, "Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy" may not only be one of the year's best documentaries but one of the year's finest overall films."
‑ Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
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