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Author: Sidney LumetWalter BernsteinMax E YoungsteinGerald HirschfeldRalph RosenblumAll authors
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : Columba TriStar Home Video, [2000] ©2000
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special edition; Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
War films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Lumet; Walter Bernstein; Max E Youngstein; Gerald Hirschfeld; Ralph Rosenblum; Albert Brenner; Anna Hill Johnstone; Dan O'Herlihy; Walter Matthau; Frank Overton; Edward Binns; Fritz Weaver; Henry Fonda; Larry Hagman; William Hansen; Russell Hardie; Russell Collins; Sorrell Booke; Nancy Berg; John Connell; Frank Simpson, (Actor); Hildy Parks; Janet Ward; Dom DeLuise; Dana Elcar; Stewart Germain; Louise Larabee; Frieda Altman; Eugene Burdick; Harvey Wheeler; Columbia Pictures.; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0767854993 9780767854993
OCLC Number: 45430611
Language Note: In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish soundtracks with optional English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Notes: From the novel by Eugene Burdick & Harvey Wheeler.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964.
Special features: Director's commentary; "Fail-safe revisited" featurette; Talent files; Theatrical trailers; Production notes.
Credits: Director of photography, Gerald Hirschfeld ; film editor, Ralph Rosenblum ; art director, Albert Brenner ; costumes by Anna Hill Johnstone.
Cast: Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Ed Binns, Fritz Weaver, Henry Fonda, Larry Hagman, William Hansen, Russell Hardy, Russell Collins, Sorrell Booke, Nancy Berg, John Connell, Frank Simpson, Hildy Parks, Janet Ward, Dom De Luise, Dana Elcar, Stewart Germain, Louise Larabee, Frieda Altman.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 112 min.) : DVD video, sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Other Titles: Fail-safe (Motion picture : 1964)
Failsafe
Responsibility: Columbia ; screenplay, Walter Bernstein ; producer, Max E. Youngstein ; director, Sidney Lumet.

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A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war.

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