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Taking on the Kennedys

1996 Rated NR 54m

In 1994, Kevin Vigilante, a Rhode Island-based doctor who had never held public office, challenged Democratic favorite son Patrick Kennedy for a U.S. House seat. And here's the beauty: He almost won! Documentarian Joshua Seftel uses his unrestricted access to the candidates as they plot strategies, court voters, attend fundraisers and vie for media attention. Features appearances by Caroline Kennedy, Sen. Ted Kennedy, John Kennedy Jr. and others.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; filmmaker commentary; short film; cast and crew interview; television campaign commercials; filmmaker interview; trailer; filmmaker biography.