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Whiz kid learns the Rosetta Stone for making a nuclear bomb and decides to make one himself for a science fair project. (1986)John Lithgow, Christopher Collet, Jill Eikenberry
James Bond movie about a rogue Soviet general who wants to expand Soviet borders into Europe. (1983)Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan
Cruisin' across the USA in an armored land/ sea personnel carrier battling vicious cockroaches, giant man-pinching scorpions and crazed mountain men. (1977)Jan-Michael Vincent, George Peppard
A clash of wills between officers on a US Navy nuclear submarine over how to interpret an order to launch its missiles. Based on a Tom Clancy novel. (1995)Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman
'Shall we play a game?' Birth of the personal computing age clashes with US nuclear capabilities when whiz kid breaks into NORAD computer network. (1983)Matthew Broderick, Ally Sheedy
A small suburban town near San Francisco Bay falls apart after a nuclear war destroys outside civilization. (1983)Jane Alexander, William Devane
US prez signs disarmament treaty with USSR, and a secret US Army combat unit tries to stage a coup d'etat. (1964)Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas
CIA Analyst Jack Ryan argues with superiors in the 11th hour over how to interpret the explosion of a dirty bomb on US soil by German fascists. Based on a Tom Clancy novel. (2002)Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman
Re-enactment of the story behind the first test explosions of atomic bombs in the 1945 US desert. (1989)Paul Newman, Laura Dern, John Cusack
Made-for-television (ABC) movie about the horrors of the aftermath of a nuclear war. (1983)Jason Robards, JoBeth Williams, Steve Guttenberg
US SAC in Nebraska signals alert when it (falsely) detects unidentified bombers on US soil before giving the okay for the US to counter by aerially hitting Soviet targets. (1964)Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau
or 'How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb'. (1964)Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Slim Pickens
In 2024, a 17-year old and his telepathic pet traverse the Southwestern USA foraging for food. (1975)Don Johnson, Susanne Benton
Based on a novel by Raymond Briggs, this animated film depicts the aftermath of a nuclear war from the perspective of a retired U.K. couple. (1986, U.K.; 1988, U.S.)(voices of) John Mills, Peggy Ashcroft; music by David Bowie and Roger Waters

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