After Jackie premiered at the Venice Film Festival in September, the Pablo Larráin-directed biopic quickly became one of the most anticipated films of the year. And if you’ve seen the trailer, it’s not hard to see why. Starring a perfectly cast Natalie Portman, the emotional film unfolds in the days after the assassination of John F. Kennedy and is framed around Kennedy’s interview with a Life magazine reporter.
If Jackie’s aesthetics (the clothes! The soundtrack! The voice!) don’t get you, the history will. The film will almost certainly send you on Google deep dive to learn more about the beloved First Lady. To that end, before the film hits theaters this Friday, below, we’ve rounded up the seven most interesting things we learned from Jackie.