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Jackie (2016 movie)

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Jackie is a 2016 biographical drama movie directed by Pablo Larraín and written by Noah Oppenheim. The movie stars Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy. Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, Billy Crudup, and John Hurt also star.

This film portrays the life of Jacqueline Kennedy, the iconic First Lady of the United States during John F. Kennedy's presidency. The movie highlights Jackie's significant contributions to American culture and diplomacy, showcasing her efforts to restore the White House and preserve historical artifacts. It also emphasizes her grace and strength in the aftermath of JFK's assassination. Through her poised public appearances and candid private moments, "Jackie" illuminates the enduring impact of Jacqueline Kennedy's cultural contributions and celebrates her strength in the face of tragedy.

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The movie was released in the United States on December 2, 2016, by Fox Searchlight Pictures to positive reviews. It three Academy Award nominations: Best Actress (for Portman), Best Original Score, and Best Costume Design.[3]


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  2. Harris, Hunter. "The Real Story of the Life Magazine 'Camelot' Interview in Jackie". Vulture.com. New York Magazine. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  3. "Oscar Nominations: Complete List". Variety. January 24, 2017. Retrieved January 24, 2017.