Saturday, November 8, 2008

Video: Who Needs Boston College-Notre Dame football, when you have a new Kennedy documentary playing on campus? Boston Globe calls it "A Screen Gem"

Is this bigger than the Boston College- Notre Dame football game? Hey, I don't see that event mentioned in the Boston Globe gossip column today, but sure enough, there's a lovely item about the new Kennedy documentary playing Monday at Boston College (and on Wednesday at Fordham's Lincoln Center): Here's what the Globe said today:
Screen Gem
"The Kennedys: America's Emerald Kings," will have its world premiere at Boston College on Monday. The documentary, based on Thomas Maier's book, traces five generations of Kennedy and Fitzgerald family trials and triumphs. Director Robert Kline and state Senator Harriette Chandler, a friend of the family, are expected to speak at the screening.

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