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Author: Stanley KramerNevil ShuteJohn PaxtonGregory PeckAva GardnerAll authors
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : MGM/UA Home Video, [1996]
Series: MGM/UA vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere. Australia is the only civilized area spared from destruction. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.
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Named Person: Stanley Kramer
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Kramer; Nevil Shute; John Paxton; Gregory Peck; Ava Gardner; Fred Astaire; Anthony Perkins; Lomitas Productions.; United Artist Pictures, Inc.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792831128 9780792831129
OCLC Number: 35200232
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the novel by Nevil Shute.
Videocassette release of the 1959 motion picture.
Digital video transfer.
"This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit your TV."
Not rated.
Contains the original theatrical trailer.
"M205851"--Cassette label.
Credits: Photographer, Giuseppe Rotunno ; film editor, Frederic Knudtson ; music, Ernest Gold.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins, Donna Anderson.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 2 hr. 14 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, hi-fi.
Series Title: MGM/UA vintage classics.
Responsibility: Stanley Kramer presents a United Artists release ; Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by John Paxton ; produced and directed by Stanley Kramer.

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Radioactive fallout from a nuclear war has wiped out the entire northern hemisphere. Australia is the only civilized area spared from destruction. With fallout expected momentarily, the Australians review their lives, establish new relationships and prepare for their tragic demise.

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