Whenever something happens on a catastrophic level, chaos always ensues. The Day Reagan Was Shot really shines the light on what happened behind the scenes as the nation held its breath for its dying President. Tempers will flare, egos will cause fights, and civil people will argue about who is in charge. Although made for TV, this movie provided a brief glimpse of how emotional times got in the time of crisis. The Day Reagan Was Shot could have been so much better, yet it could have been so much worse.