Looks at the early years of America's most dashing president from his early childhood through his nomination for Congress.

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Looks at the early years of America's most dashing president from his early childhood through his nomination for Congress.

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J.F.K.: Le destin en marche  »

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The Kennedys are repeatedly shown playing on the ocean-side lawn at their house in Hyannis Port, Mass., with the sun setting over the ocean. Hyannis Port and the Kennedy compound face south, south east. The sun cannot be viewed setting over the ocean. See more »

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Patrick Dempsey is superb as young JFK.
14 October 2002 | by (Meriden,Ct,Usa) – See all my reviews

Patrick Dempsey is superb as young JFK.This movie traces the first 30 years of the life of the man who would become our 35th President.There are illuminating depictions of many little known events in his life,particularly his near expulsion from Choate and his romance with Dutch journalist Inga Arvad,well played by Yoland Thol.The movie boasts a strong supportkng cast,especially Robin Tunney as "Kick" Kennedy,Terry Kinney as Joseph P.Kennedy Sr and Diana Scarwid as Rose Kennedy. 10 out of 10.


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