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Four Days in November (1964)

From more than eight million feet of newsreels, amateur footage, tape-recordings and more, David L. Wolper presents a priceless detailed account of the time and events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

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Raymond Buck ...
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Earle Cabell ...
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John Connally ...
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Nellie Connally ...
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Jesse E. Curry ...
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Richard Cushing ...
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Charles de Gaulle ...
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Everett Dirksen ...
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Alec Douglas-Home ...
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Ludwig Erhard ...
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From more than eight million feet of newsreels, amateur footage, tape-recordings and more, David L. Wolper presents a priceless detailed account of the time and events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

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Some movie posters for the film featured such following preambles as (1) "A full motion picture chronicle of the four days our generation will never forget . . . four days that electrified and saddened the world. Included are scenes never before seen on television or the motion picture screen" and (2) "In the memory of man few events have shocked the world as those Four Days in November. Here, with scenes never presented before, is a complete motion picture chronicle of that incredible time in Dallas. Here is the minute-by-minute, hour-by-hour, day-by-day story - with every detail revealed, every question answered". See more »

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The shots of "Air Force One" returning to Washington actually shows one of the backup aircraft, as evidenced by the lack of the Presidential seal on the nose of the aircraft. See more »

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Referenced in 30 for 30: Four Days in October (2010) See more »

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In the Summer Of His Years
Performed by Millicent Martin
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First and Among the Best
15 July 2004 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

This 1964 documentary was released the year following JFK's assassination. The producers worked in cooperation with United Press International (with which they published a companion book) to produce this account of the days leading up to President Kennedy's assassination.

For those that want a well rounded documentary that supports the findings of the Warren Commission (meaning that Lee Harvey Oswald was the assassin) this is the documentary for you.

In the 40 years since this documentary was released there is footage used in this film that has still not been used in other and more recent documentaries, making this film, in my opinion well worth it.

This film was originally released on VHS in the late 1980s, and was re-released again on VHS in 2000. Not on DVD as of yet, but still worth seeing.


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