Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow.
The World on The Brink of Accidental War -- UNFOLDING LIVE!
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wanted the show broadcast in black and white both for stylistic reasons (as it was set in the 1960s), and because live broadcasting produced garish color. See more
At one point near the beginning a banner behind Hank Azaria is seen for an event dated 1975, well after this is set. See more
Col. Jack Grady, Command Pilot Group 6
There's only one decision left to make, and then our job is done. We decide from what height to drop the bombs. We've already taken on enough radiation from the blast, at best we'd last a couple of days.
Referenced in Mic Macs à Tire-Larigot