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Author: Edward Lewis, (Motion picture producer)Dan BessieGary Horowitz, (Producer)David MillerDalton TrumboAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Who killed President Kennedy? Mixing narrative sements with newsreel footage, the story of a group of powerful men who plot the assassination. First they must recruit and train a shooter, then frame Lee Harvey Oswald.
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Genre/Form: Conspiracy films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Suspense films
Adventure films
Thriller
Crime
Adventure
Drama
Named Person: John F Kennedy; Mark Lane; Donald Freed; John F Kennedy
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Lewis, (Motion picture producer); Dan Bessie; Gary Horowitz, (Producer); David Miller; Dalton Trumbo; Burt Lancaster; Robert Ryan; Will Geer; Robert Steadman; George Grenville; Randy Edelman; Donald Freed; Mark Lane; National General Pictures,; Wakeford/Orloff, Inc.,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 1419859811 9781419859816
OCLC Number: 176636506
Language Note: English dialogue with optional English SDH or French subtitles; closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the book by Mark Lane and Donald Freed.
Special features: featurette: "November 22, 1963: in search of an answer"; Burt Lancaster trailer gallery.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
Credits: Director of photography, Robert Steadman ; editor, George Grenville ; music, Randy Edelman.
Cast: Burt Lancaster, Robert Ryan, Will Geer, John Anderson, Ed Lauter, Lloyd Gough.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen version; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format.
Other Titles: Executive action (Motion picture)
Responsibility: National General Pictures presents ; an Edward Lewis production ; produced in association with Wakeford/Orloff, Inc. ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; story by Donald Freed and Mark Lane ; co-produced by Dan Bessie and Gary Horowitz ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by David Miller.

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Who killed President Kennedy? Mixing narrative sements with newsreel footage, the story of a group of powerful men who plot the assassination. First they must recruit and train a shooter, then frame Lee Harvey Oswald.

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