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11.22.63: Miniseries (2016)



Critic Consensus: Though the execution feels almost as dated as the period it represents, 11.22.63 gradually reveals a compelling, well-performed series of events.


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In this miniseries, English teacher Jake Epping travels back in time to stop JFK's assassination, but many elements threaten his mission.


James Franco
as Jake Epping
Daniel Webber
as Lee Harvey Oswald
Chris Cooper
as Al Templeton
Cherry Jones
as Marguerite Oswald
T.R. Knight
as Johnny Clayton
Sarah Gadon
as Sadie Dunhill
George MacKay
as Bill Turcotte
Leon Rippy
as Harry Dunning
Lucy Fry
as Marina Oswald
Josh Duhamel
as Frank Dunning
Jonathan Coyne
as George de Mohrenschildt
Gil Bellows
as James B Hosty
Tonya Pinkins
as Mia Mimi Corcoran
Juliette Angelo
as Bobbi Jill Allnut
Annette O'Toole
as Edna Price
Braeden Lemasters
as Mike Coslaw
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Critic Reviews for 11.22.63: Miniseries

All Critics (64) | Top Critics (31)

A Hulu winner.

February 15, 2016 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Top Critic

A clean, direct adaptation of King's novel, in all the best ways.

February 15, 2016 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

The eight-part miniseries, which begins streaming Monday, immaculately recreates the era - but it's also, at its beating heart, an exquisite romance about sacrifice and the perils of optimism.

February 15, 2016 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

Hulu's most ambitious original project... a well-crafted period look and an engaging leading man in Franco. But that slow pace makes it tough for viewers to stick around long enough to learn if Jake ever becomes the hero he's striving to be.

February 15, 2016 | Full Review…
Top Critic

That the limited series squeaks by as just entertaining enough is a disappointment considering the pedigree of everyone involved and the reputation of its source material. Time travel and Dealey Plaza deserve better.

February 15, 2016 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Despite its flaws, 11.22.63 ends up closing the deal in a way that for the most part makes it a long, strange time travel worth taking.

February 15, 2016 | Rating: B- | Full Review…
Top Critic

Audience Reviews for 11.22.63: Miniseries


Super Reviewer

A time travel tale gone wrong. Like The Dead Zone, 11.22.63 is about assassination. But this time there is time travelling involved to go back to the time when Kennedy was killed. No one really cares, and the story is not particularly compelling. Franco was really bad at playing the lead role. Overall, it's not something worth wasting 8 hours of your life on.


Super Reviewer

Crushed the expectations by making it more of a love story than a sci-fi thriller.


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