The Best JFK Assassination Movies 

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Updated October 3, 2019 1k votes 518 voters 57.2k views 12 items

A list of the best John F. Kennedy assassination movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. These JFK movies are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about JFK's assassination are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about John F. Kennedy assassination you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous John F. Kennedy assassination movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these John F. Kennedy assassination movie titles for more information about the films.List is made up of many different items, including Killing Kennedy and The Eternal Frame.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best John F. Kennedy assassination movies?" and "What is the greatest JFK movie of all time?" Various bits of information are included with these popular John F. Kennedy assassination movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these JFK assassination movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these movies can be enjoyed no matter what.

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JFK is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon

Released: 1991

Directed by: Oliver Stone

JFK is a 1991 American historical legal-conspiracy thriller film directed by Oliver Stone. It examines the events leading to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and subsequent ...more

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Parkland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Mad Doc added Zac Efron, Paul Giamatti, Billy Bob Thornton

Released: 2013

Directed by: Peter Landesman, Peter Landesman

Parkland is a 2013 American historical drama film that recounts the chaotic events that occurred following John F. Kennedy's assassination. The film is written and directed by Peter Landesman, ...more

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Killing Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Mad Doc added Michelle Trachtenberg, Ginnifer Goodwin, Rob Lowe

Released: 2013

Directed by: Nelson McCormick

Killing Kennedy is a 2013 TV movie directed by Nelson McCormick and written by Kelly Masterson.
Executive Action is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Executive Action Burt Lancaster, Robert Ryan, Will Geer

Released: 1973

Directed by: David Miller

Executive Action is a 1973 film about the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, written by Dalton Trumbo, Donald Freed and Mark Lane, and directed by David Miller. Miller had ...more
JFK: The Case for Conspi... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Mad Doc added Robert J. Groden

Released: 1993

Directed by: Robert J. Groden

JFK: The Case for Conspiracy is a 1993 documentary written and directed by Robert J. Groden.
In the Line of Fire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Aaron Hager added Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo

Released: 1993

Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen

In the Line of Fire is a 1993 American action thriller film directed by Wolfgang Petersen, and starring Clint Eastwood and John Malkovich. Written by Jeff Maguire, the film is about a ...more

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JFK: The Smoking Gun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Mad Doc added JFK the Smoking Gun

Released: 2013

Directed by: Malcolm Mcdonald

Interview with the Assas... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Aaron Hager added Christel Khalil, Lillias White, Raymond J. Barry

Released: 2002

Directed by: Neil Burger

Interview with the Assassin is a 2002 drama/pseudo-documentary starring Raymond J. Barry and Dylan Haggerty.
Ruby is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Aaron Hager added David Duchovny, Sherilyn Fenn, Danny Aiello

Released: 1992

Directed by: John Mackenzie

Ruby is a feature film, released in the United States on March 27, 1992, about Jack Ruby, the Dallas, Texas nightclub owner who shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald in the basement garage of a ...more
Ruby and Oswald is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Ruby and Oswald Brian Dennehy, Doris Roberts, Michael Lerner

Released: 1978

Directed by: Mel Stuart

Ruby and Oswald was a 1978 made for television film starring Michael Lerner and Frederic Forrest.
Secret KGB JFK Assassina... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Mad Doc added The Secret KGB JFK Assassination Files Roger Moore

Released: 2000

Directed by: David McKenzie

Nov. 22 1963, the world was shocked by the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The mystery surrounding this history-changing event has led to many un-solved questions. With the collapse of the ...more
Since is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best JFK Assassination Movies
Since Mary Woronov, Susan Bottomly, Gerard Malanga

Released: 1966

Directed by: Andy Warhol

Since is a 1966 film directed by Andy Warhol about the assassination of the President of the United States, John F. Kennedy. The film reconstructs the assassination with both Kennedy and Lyndon ...more