On June 5 Fail Safe comes to DVD! Because we feel the issues broached in this film are of a dire nature we are giving away copies to our users.
- Fail Safe DVD
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Oscar winner George Clooney (Syriana) and Emmy nominated Noah Wyle (The Librarian: Quest for the Spear) head an all-star cast in this tense and powerful Cold War thriller performed live on network TV (CBS). An electrical malfunction prevents the Pentagon from stopping a pilot (Clooney) whose jet has been mistakenly ordered to drop nuclear bombs on Russia. Facing world nuclear annihilation the American President (Richard Dreyfus) must choose between an all-out war or the planned nuclear bombing of New York City as compensation. Based on Sydney Lumet's classic 1964 "Playhouse 90" presentation from the novel by Harvey Wheeler and Eugene Burdick. Directed by Oscar-nominee Stephen Frears (The Queen). All-star cast includes Richard Dreyfus, Noah Wyle, George Clooney, Don Cheadle, Harvey Keitel, James Cromwell, Hank Azaria, Sam Elliott.
Actors: Bill Smitrovich, Brian Dennehy, Don Cheadle, Doris Belack, George Clooney, Grant Heslov, Hank Azaria, Harvey Keitel, James Cromwell, John Diehl, Noah Wyle, Norman Lloyd, Richard Dreyfuss, Sam Elliott, Tommy Hinkley
Director: Stephen Frears
- Aspect Ratio: Full Screen, Original Aspect Ratio - 1.77:1
- Audio: English: Mono 1.0 -
- No. of Discs: 1
- Packaging Type: Amaray Case
- Runtime: 84 mins