With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II. Written by
Andy Bogursky <firstname.lastname@example.org>
...It's No Fairy Tale
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Will we have an Anderson, like in the last war?
Oh no Dear, that's old-fashioned, with modern scientific methods you just use doors with cushions on top.
After the end credits, Morse code can be heard in the background. The code, when translated, means "MAD". MAD is an abbreviation for the term "Mutually Assured Destruction". See more
Referenced in The 100 Greatest War Films
Facts and Figures
Written and Performed by Hugh Cornwell
Produced by Ian Ritchie
and Hugh Cornwell
for Sound Lab See more