Thirteen Days | Full Movie
- 2h 25m
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Kevin Costner stars in this inside look at how the Kennedy Administration responded to the discovery of offensive Soviet weapons in Cuba, and the pressurized tug-of-war that ensued between the US and the USSR during the thirteen days of the missile crisis.
Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Critics Consensus: Thirteen Days offers a compelling look at the Cuban Missile Crisis, and its talented cast deftly portrays the real-life people who were involved.
Globe and Mail
June 17, 2017
Denver Rocky Mountain News
March 13, 2019
Who would've thought this nearly 40-year-old piece of history could be turned into such a riveting...
March 13, 2019
Thirteen Days is more suspenseful than the car crashes and breathless chases of most run-of-the-mi...
June 16, 2017
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Common Sense Says
Superb film about Cuban missile crisis, best for older kids.
What Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Thirteen Days, a docudrama about the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, is exciting and suspenseful, even though the actual outcome is well known. The film is a recreation of a crucial incident in American history that's suitable for teens and mature tweens, as well as adults. There's frequent swearing used to heighten the emotional impact (i.e., "bastard," "asshole," "s--t," "Jesus Christ," one use of "f--k"). Because the film is set in the 1960s, smoking is a casual part of many of the meetings in the White House. Alcoholic beverages are consumed in several scenes, never to excess. President John F. Kennedy is seen taking a prescription drug on one occasion.
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- Genre:Drama, Thriller, Period Piece
- Release Date:December 25, 2000
- Highest Available for Purchase:SD