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!
Did You Know?
The movie was performed on live television in black and white and required two sound stages on the Warner Brothers studio lot. Harvey Keitel
had to run between the two stages for some of his scenes. See more
General Bogan refers to the enlisted missile technician as "Sergeant Collins" even though he is clearly wearing the stripes of a Chief Master Sergeant. In the A.F. a Chief Master Sergeant is always referred to as "Chief" and never as "Sergeant". See more
Referenced in Revisiting 'Fail-Safe'