December 20, 1991
Genre(s): Drama, Thriller, History
The assassination of President John F, Kennedy in Dallas, Texas, left the nation with deep emotional scars. According to the government, Lee Harvey Oswald, the accused killer, acted alone. Before Oswald received a trial, Jack Ruby, a Dallas nightclub owner murdered him. This time the government narrative was that Ruby acted alone out of anger. One man decides he does not believe these official versions of the events. Jim Garrison, the New Orleans District Attorney, finds clues linking Oswald and Ruby to a larger conspiracy. Garrison conducts an investigation that implicates influential and well-connected people. However, the closer he gets to an answer, the more danger that arises for him and his family. Garrison must learn to play high-stakes politics to survive.