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Bobby

Bobby
  • 2007
  • US
  • 116 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Emilio Estevez
  • Written by: Emilio Estevez
  • Cast: Harry Belafonte, Nick Cannon, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Heather Graham, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Hunt, Joshua Jackson, Ashton Kutcher, Shia LaBeouf, Lindsay Lohan, William H Macy, Demi Moore, Freddy Rodriguez, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater
  • Website: www.bobby-the-movie.com

Writer-director Estevez turns his attentions to the assassination of another Kennedy, JFK's little brother. The action takes place at the scene of the crime - the Ambassador Hotel in LA on 5 June 1968 - and follows the impact on 22 fictional characters. It's hit and miss, but does ably mix archive footage with fictional action in what is ultimately a hagiography.

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Bobby

15 Jan 20073 stars

Writer-director Emilio Estevez has created a hagiography of Bobby Kennedy and posits that his death marked an end of a political dream in the United States. The action takes place at the scene of the crime - the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles on 5 Juneā€¦

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