A searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). The film places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband’s assassination. Known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, here we see a psychological portrait of the First Lady as she struggles to maintain her husband’s legacy and the world of “Camelot” that they created and loved so well. Vitals: Director: Pablo Larrain. Stars: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, John Hurt, Billy Crudup, Max Casella, Richard E. Grant, Beth Grant. 2016, CC, MPAA rating: R, 95 min., Bio-Drama, Box office gross: $10.902 million, Fox. Extras: “From Jackie to Camelot” featurette, audio commentary by director Pablo Larraín and Natalie Portman, gallery. (Fox).
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