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Spies, Lies and the Superbomb 

Nuclear Secrets (original title)
Looks at the race for Nuclear Superemacy from The Manhatten Project through to The Islamic Bomb.
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Series cast summary:
Joe Jones Joe Jones ...  Oppenheimer / ... 2 episodes, 2007
Marco Hofschneider ...  Klaus Fuchs 2 episodes, 2007
Mike Lawler Mike Lawler ...  Edward Teller 2 episodes, 2007
Shannon Whirry ...  Kitty Oppenheimer 2 episodes, 2007
Slade Hall Slade Hall ...  Stan Ulam 2 episodes, 2007
Gergo Danka Gergo Danka ...  Igor Kurchatov 2 episodes, 2007
Gene Ganssle ...  Harry Gold 2 episodes, 2007
Gerrard McArthur Gerrard McArthur ...  Henry Arnold 2 episodes, 2007
Noah Lee Margetts Noah Lee Margetts ...  Robert Lamphere 2 episodes, 2007
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A series of five spy thrillers, looking at the race for nuclear supremacy. Starting with the making of the first Atomic bomb in episodes 1 and 2, onto the Cuban missile crisis in episode 3, episode 4 about nuclear weapons in the Middle East. A series of five, one hour documentaries. Written by mildred-2

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15 January 2007 (UK) See more »

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£800,000 (estimated)
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In the episode "Superspy", set in the 1940's, one scene that takes place outside Los Alamos, in the US state of New Mexico, clearly shows a vehicle with a license plate for the US state of Arizona. The plate design is also one that wasn't available until 1997. See more »

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Klaus Fuchs: My father had brought me up to always follow my conscience, no matter what. I have always followed mine, and I'm happy to pay the price.
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19 July 2018 | by peterpb1See all my reviews

With these files declassified one can only guess what other historical documents will never be known to the public. This series is educational and quite well done. Found it on YouTube by searching for spy movies. Enjoyable.


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