Dramatisation of the Cuban Missile Crisis, the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missle bases established on the Soviet allied island of Cuba. Shown from the perspective of the US President, John F Kennedy, his staff and advisors.
Rated for brief strong language
January 28, 2017 by John Chard
The art of political film making in all its glory.
"Communicate with the Soviets? We can't communicate with the Pentagon - and it's just across the goddamn river!"
October 1962, for 13 days the American government fought to avert a nuclear war when it was dis...