The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)
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The Assassination of Richard Nixon (2004)

Genre
Drama
Release Date
December 29, 2004
Studio
ThinkFilm
Genre
Drama
Release Date
December 29, 2004
MPAA Rating
R
Duration
95 minute(s)
Production Budget
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Studio
ThinkFilm
Official Site
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Director
Niels Mueller
Producer
Alfonso Cuarón, Jorge Vergara
Screenwriter
Niels Mueller, Kevin Kennedy
Starring
  • Sean Penn as Bit Part
  • Naomi Watts as Leo's Girlfriend
  • Don Cheadle as Juicy Burgers Worker
  • Michael Wincott
  • Jack Thompson
  • Brad Henke
  • Jared Dorrance
  • Nick Searcy
  • Jenna Milton

Set during the 1970s, "Nixon" centers on the true story of Philadelphia furniture salesman Sam Byck (Penn), who hatches a plot to kill Richard Nixon after Byck's attempts to live out the American dream are dashed. Byck had planned to hijack a commuter flight in Atlanta and crash the airliner into the White House.