A look at John Hinkley's 1981 assassination attempt against U.S. President Ronald Reagan.
The Shot That Shocked a Nation and Changed History
Did You Know?
Real-life First Lady Nancy Reagan died during the production of his film and the real-life John Hinckley was released from prison. These updates were added post-production in the on-screen text at the end. See more
When the Hinckleys are at their table eating, we see a Pepsi bottle with a 21st-century logo. It's quite different from the one used in 1981. See more
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