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The Bomb (2015)

See how America developed the most destructive invention in human history - the nuclear bomb - how it changed the world and how it continues to loom large in our lives. Hear from historians... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jonathan Adams ... Narrator
John Andersen John Andersen ... Himself
Hal Behl Hal Behl ... Himself
Walter Boyne Walter Boyne ... Himself
Alan Carr Alan Carr ... Himself
Lynn Eden Lynn Eden ... Herself
John Hopkins John Hopkins ... Himself
Lilli Hornig Lilli Hornig ... Herself
Sergei Khrushchev Sergei Khrushchev ... Himself
Amy Knight Amy Knight ... Herself
Charles Loeber Charles Loeber ... Himself
Elaine Tyler May Elaine Tyler May ... Herself
Glen McDuff Glen McDuff ... Himself
Laura McEnaney Laura McEnaney ... Herself
Robert Norris Robert Norris ... Himself
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See how America developed the most destructive invention in human history - the nuclear bomb - how it changed the world and how it continues to loom large in our lives. Hear from historians and those who experienced the dawn of the atomic age. Written by PBS

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bomben som förändrade historien See more »

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16:9 HD
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The films "experts" claim over and over again that the "red scare" was a manufactured propaganda campaign which it actually was not. It was for real and the Venona papers released in 1996 after the failure of the Soviet union proved the depth of Soviet spies that infiltrated the American government. See more »

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Camera work is very distracting
20 January 2018 | by kyoden-52044See all my reviews

The camera work done in this video is shot like a high schooler got a little carried away with video editing. Very distracting. Why do they do this? There is also a great amount of the story left out and some of this makes it quite misleading as well as it would make it a lot more interesting. I could go on, but if you are truly interested in the Manhattan project, do more research yourself.


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