Nixon

Trivia: General Haig says the line "I'm in charge here." The real Alexander Haig said this in 1981 as Ronald Reagan's Secretary of State, after Reagan had been shot.

Trivia: Fred Dalton Thompson, movie actor and later U.S. Senator from Tennessee, appears in one of the archival clips of the Senate Watergate investigation. He was an attorney with Senate staff before going into acting.

Continuity mistake: In the B&W newsclip scenes, Mr. Hopkins is wearing a prosthesis to make his nose longer, a la Nixon. This appliance was apparently jettisoned for the main shoot.

More mistakes in Nixon

Gordon Liddy: We rendezvous where? The Watergate, room 214. When? At 0300 hours.
Frank Sturgis, Watergate Burglar: Jawohl, Mein Fartenfuhrer.

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