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Jackie

A personal look at First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy.

Release date December 2, 2016

After the assassination of US President John F. Kennedy, his wife Jackie (played by Natalie Portman) puts on a stoic public face. This bio-pic looks at the private grief of the woman who lost her husband, takes on the role of single mother, and tries to preserve the legacy of her family's White House Years. '

Why is Jackie rated R? The MPAA rated Jackie R for brief strong violence and some language

Jackie
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Jackie rated R? Jackie is rated R by the MPAA for brief strong violence and some language

Violence:
- Portrayals of non-graphic violence.
- Two scenes of violence depicting weapons use and injury.
- Brief portrayal of gun violence in a historical context, with some blood and gory detail. 
- Scenes containing some gory images.
- Some scenes may frighten children.

Profanity:
- Infrequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context.
- Infrequent use of cursing, profanity, and vulgar expressions.

Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Frequent portrayals of tobacco use in a historical context.
- Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and prescription drug use.

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Jackie
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Violence.
Alberta PG Violence, Disturbing Content.
Manitoba 14A Violence.
Ontario PG Mature Theme, Language May Offend, Gory Scenes, Tobacco Use.
Quebec 13+
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video

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News About "Jackie"

Cast and Crew

Jackie is directed by Pablo Larraín and stars Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Billy Crudup.

Learn more about the real Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy.

From the Studio:
JACKIE is a searing and intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American history, seen through the eyes of the iconic First Lady, then Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). JACKIE places us in her world during the days immediately following her husband's assassination. Known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, here we see a psychological portrait of the First Lady as she struggles to maintain her husband's legacy and the world of "Camelot" that they created and loved so well.
Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

Home Video

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The movie Parkland, portrays the assassination of Jackie’s husband, President John F. Kennedy. This US president faced the Cuban Missile crisis, which is depicted in the film Thirteen Days, and kicked off the moon race that is documented in When We Left Earth - The NASA Missions.

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