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Blu-ray Review: Chappaquiddick

2 monthes ago   |   By TMR

First rule for any historical drama and/or biopic: take everything with a grain of salt. Artistic license is almost always taken when adapting any historical event or life story to meet the confines of a two-hour studio production. That said, at their very best these "based on a true story" films are important jump-starters for viewers to learn more and independently investigate the topic at hand. Chappaquiddick is one such film. Tastefully made and imminently thought-provoking, director John Curran's chronicle of the death of Mary Jo Kopechne doesn't answer all the lingering...
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