Thirteen Days

Visible crew/equipment: In all the President Kennedy White House shots, you can see the boom mic peak down several times. Look for the group shots, and the boom mic will be there.

Visible crew/equipment: At 54:20 they show the commander of the ship looking through binoculars they then show a shot of the two ships taken from what was supposed to be the American military ship. On the far left of the screen is the American ship visible is somebody in a blue life jacket just like the military personnel however there is someone else who is sitting down with long hair and a beard (most likely a crew member), that is obviously not in the military. (00:54:15)

Visible crew/equipment: In the beginning of the film when the family is gathered around the table for a meal, the crew, cameras, and lights are visible in the reflections of the window.

Factual error: One of the scenes shows the buildup of American readiness as tensions mount. A B-52 bomber appears carrying four white menacing-looking missiles under her wings. Such missiles can easily be identified as the Hound Dog type, which was under test in the mid-60s but never became operational. America would never deploy those missiles either for real or for training, because the project was scrapped before even being accepted into the Air Force.

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Kenny O'Donnell: If the sun comes up tomorrow, it is only because of men of good will. And that's - that's all there is between us and the devil.

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Trivia: This is the second JFK-related film starring Kevin Costner in which he has played someone other than Kennedy. The first was 'JFK'.

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