Countdown to zero
(DVD)

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Published
Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2010.
Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. w/ b&w seq. ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
Main Media
DVD 327.1747 Cou
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UPC
876964003544

Notes

General Note
Special features: Deleted scenes (ca. 10 min. total): Cuban missile crisis, Electronic backdoor, ID codes, Oppneheimer: man behind the bomb; Additional interviews (ca. 41 min.): Alan Robock, Jimmy Carter, Martin Sherwin, Roger Mollander, Zbigniew Brzezinski; Archival footage (ca. 65 min.): The town that never was, Operation greenhouse, Atomic support for the soldier; Ploughshares Fund PSA; A letter from the filmmakers.
Creation/Production Credits
Editors, Brad Fuller, Brian Johnson ; music, Peter Golub ; cinematography, Robert Chappell, Gary Clarke, Bryan Donnell, Nick Higgins.
Participants/Performers
Featuring Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, Pervez Musharraf, James Baker III, Tony Blair, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Robert McNamara ; prologue voice over, Gary Oldman.
Description
"[The film] traces the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, leaving the world held in a delicate balance that could be shattered by an act of terrorism, failed diplomacy, or a simple accident." -- Container.
System Details
DVD format ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 2.0 or 5.1 audio ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation.
Language
English dialogue ; optional Spanish subtitles ; Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bender, L., Walker, L., Skoll, J., Weyermann, D., Blair, B., Brown, M., Carter, J., Gorbachev, M. S., Musharraf, P., Baker, J. A., Blair, T., Brzezinski, Z., McNamara, R. S., Allison, G. T., Robock, A., Sherwin, M. J., Mollander, R., Oldman, G., Fuller, B., Johnson, B., Golub, P., Chappell, R., Clarke, G., Donnell, B., & Higgins, N. (2010). Countdown to zero. Widescreen. Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lawrence. Bender et al.. 2010. Countdown to Zero. Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lawrence. Bender et al., Countdown to Zero. Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bender, Lawrence., et al. Countdown to Zero. Widescreen. Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2010. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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