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Primary

Primary (1960)

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Release Date: Jan 1, 1960 Wide

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Travel back to the Wisconsin Democratic Primary between Kennedy and Humphrey with this very first candid view of a Presidential primary. ~ Rovi

PG,

Documentary, Special Interest

Nov 11, 2003

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Latest News on Primary

July 31, 2014:
Robert Drew: 1924-2014
The father of American cinéma vérité has passed away at the age of 90.

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Gives us a riveting insider's look at the political process.

November 23, 2013 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

no documentary has since captured the inside views of a Presidential campaign so naturally

September 1, 2012 Full Review Source: Old School Reviews
Old School Reviews

This impressive filmed record of the 1960 presidential primary documents the showdown between Hubert Humphrey and John F. Kennedy as if it were still a contest.

July 31, 2008 Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid
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