Chappaquiddick Movie

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Who's Involved:

Ed Helms, Jason Clarke, Bruce Dern, Chris Cowles, Mark Ciardi, John Curran, Kate Mara, Chris Fenton, Taylor Allen, Andrew Logan, Campbell McInnes

Release Date:

Friday, April 6, 2018 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 1 hr, 41 m

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Chappaquiddick Plot: What's the story?

On the eve of the moon landing, Ted Kennedy is involved in a tragic single-car accident that results in the death of former Robert Kennedy campaign worker Mary Jo Kopechne. The senator struggles to follow his own moral compass and simultaneously protect his family's legacy, all while simply trying to keep his own political ambitions alive.

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Chappaquiddick Cast: Who stars in it?

  • avatar ... Sen. Ted Kennedy
    First Man, Pet Sematary
  • avatar ... Mary Jo Kopechne
    Iron Man 2, 127 Hours
  • avatar ... Joe Gargan
    Daddy's Home, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
  • avatar ... Joe Kennedy
    The Peanut Butter Falcon, The Lears

Film Details & Notes: What do we know about Chappaquiddick?

  1. Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures picked up the film for $4M, plus a $16M prints-and-advertising campaign to accompany the film’s release (Hollywood Reporter, 9/9/2017).

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Chappaquiddick?

A look at the Chappaquiddick behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director John Curran last directed Tracks and Stone.


John Curran


Mark Ciardi
Campbell McInnes

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Production Timeline: When did the Chappaquiddick come together?

On or about September 9, 2017 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about April 28, 2016 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

Principal photography starts after Labor Day this year.

Chappaquiddick Release Date: When was it released?

Chappaquiddick was released in 2018 on Friday, April 6, 2018 (Nationwide release). There were 11 other movies released on the same date, including You Were Never Really Here, Blockers and A Quiet Place.
United States
April 6, 2018 Nationwide
April 6, 2018

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

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