Fail safe / Columbia Pictures ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; produced by Max E. Youngstein ; directed by Sidney Lumet.
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- ISBN: 9781681436814
- ISBN: 1681436817
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded sheet
- Edition: DVD special edition.
- Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, 
From the novel by Eugene Burdick & Harvey Wheeler.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1964.
Special features: audio commentary from 2000 featuring director Sidney Lumet; new interview with film critic J. Hoberman on 1960s nuclear paranoia and Cold War films; "Fail-safe revisited"; plus an essay by critic Bilge Ebiri.
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Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns, Larry Hagman, Fritz Weaver, Henry Fonda.
The unnerving procedural thriller painstakingly details an all-too-plausible nightmare scenario in which a mechanical failure jams the United States military's chain of command and sends the country hurtling toward nuclear war with the Soviet Union.
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Rating: Not rated.
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DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1); mono.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
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|Subject:||International relations > Drama.
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