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Chernobyl: The Final Warning (1991)

Unrated | | Drama | TV Movie 22 April 1991
True story about the tragic nuclear power plant accident in Chernobyl.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dr. Robert Gale
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Dr. Armand Hammer
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Yelena Mashenko
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Dr. Galina Petrovna
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Dr. Vatisenko
Vincent Riotta ...
Valery Mashenko (as Vincenzo Ricotta)
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Aleksandr Mashenko
Jim Ishida ...
Dr. Terasaki (as James Ishida)
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Dr. Andreyev
Debora Weston ...
Tamar Gale
Trevor Cooper ...
Feodor Lashelya
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Grandpa
Anne Dyson ...
Grandma
Chris Walker ...
Grisha
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True story about the tragic nuclear power plant accident in Chernobyl.

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22 April 1991 (USA)  »

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Final Warning  »

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Harrowing True Story About Chernobyl's Accident
18 June 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I bought this movie several years ago and after watching it, could not get the images of those people out of my mind. The movie chronicles what happened at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Chernobyl, USSR, 1986. The story unfolds with a doctor seeing the images of a disaster on television and consults another doctor (Jason Robards) and is sent to Chernobyl to cover the events. He spends time with the wife (Sammi Davis) of a burnt victim who attempted to put the flames out of the reactor. The movie has some intense, emotional scenes which are graphic and children should not watch. Certain parts were hysterical, especially about the centrifuge in the hospital. I remember them asking how they got the machine in if it didn't fit in the doorway. The reply was, that the machine was in first and they built the room around it. Though it was filmed on location, some of the actors' accents were not Russian. And only few actually had the proper accent and were believable. Still, this is the only movie of it's kind and thus serves as the only documentary of the disaster. I give Chernobyl: The Final Warning 9/10.


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