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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb -- An insane general starts a process to nuclear holocaust that a war room of politicians and generals frantically try to stop.

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MERKIN MUFFLEY (Peter Sellers), in " ," succeeded Dwight D... See more »
Alternate Names:
President Muffley / The President


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  1. "Screen Wars"
        - Dr. Strangefilm (2007) TV episode, Played by Amanda Melby (as The President)
  1. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) Played by Peter Sellers
    ... aka "Dr. Strangelove" - Australia (short title), International (English title) (informal short title), UK (short title), USA (short title)
    ... aka "Doctor Strangelove" - International (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" - International (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "Strangelove" - International (English title) (informal short title)
Archive Footage:
  1. A Night at the Movies: Hollywood Goes to Washington (2012) (TV) Played by Henry Fonda (as The President) / Peter Sellers (as President Muffley)
  2. "Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood"
        - Fade Out, Fade In (2010) TV episode, Played by Peter Sellers
  3. America at the Movies (1976) Played by Peter Sellers

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From Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Ambassador de Sadesky: No, sir! It is not a thing a sane man would do. The doomsday machine is designed to to trigger itself automatically
President Merkin Muffley: But surely you can disarm it somehow
Ambassador de Sadesky: No, it is designed to explode if any attempt is ever made to untrigger it
General "Buck" Turgidson: It's an obvious Commie trick, Mr. President. We are wasting valuable time! Look at the big board, they're getting ready to clobber us!
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