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Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald (1993)

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 ... See full summary »

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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 grips with the fact that she too may have been a pawn in a grand conspiracy. Written by Buxx Banner <buxx572@aol.com>

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Frank Whaley, who plays Lee Harvey Oswald, played an Oswald impostor in Oliver Stone's JFK (1991). See more »

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1 July 2006 | by (Fort Scott, Kansas) – See all my reviews

In all of the multitudes of treatments of the JFK assassination, Lee Harvey Oswald's wife Marina is usually only briefly mentioned as a little-known figure in the background. What had been her journey, that led her to become involved with a man like Lee Harvey Oswald at this moment in history? Growing up in the Communist Soviet Union and then moving to the United States, what must her experiences have been like? I had wondered from time to time what her reaction must have been to the shattering events that were thrust upon her. This movie delivers a powerful and moving picture of her humanity, and for this I found it immensely interesting.


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