The story of the most fabled political family in American history, told in a manner similar to The Godfather: a manipulative, egocentric father determined to live out his own ambitions through his sons, who in turn spent their lives dancing to his tune while at the same time trying to stand on their own. This is history through personality - the tangled relationships through which paint a picture of one of the most turbulent periods of the modern age.
The Kennedys combine to help Jack to win the White House. That’s about to begin the presidential election of 1960, and John Fitzgerald Kennedy has all chances to become the youngest US president. He and his wife, Jackie, located at the last stage of pregnancy, become an object of close attention of the press. The father of the candidate, the richest man in America, the head of the Kennedy family, Joseph Patrick “Joe” Kennedy, Sr., works tirelessly to ensure her son victory in the fight with Richard Nixon. Senior Kennedy invested ten million dollars of his own money to election campaign and urges his son Bobby to lead the company. Ambition Joe Sr. to power has its roots in the distant past …Read more »