What Really Happened at Chappaquiddick? Movie Tells Untold Story
January 1, 2018
The new movie ‘Chappaquiddick’ is creating major buzz, claiming to tell the "true untold story" of what happened when Senator Ted Kennedy crashed his car off a bridge in July 1969. Kennedy managed to escape but 28-year-old campaign worker Mary Jo Kopechne drowned. In the movie, Jason Clarke plays Kennedy, donning a neck brace just like the one the senator wore following the accident. Kate Mara plays Mary Jo. The movie suggests that she could have survived the accident.