Countdown to zero

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Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2010.
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1 videodisc (ca. 89 min.) : sd., col. w/ b&w seq. ; 4 3/4 in. 
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DVD 327.1747 Cou


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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.
Featuring Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, Pervez Musharraf, James Baker III, Tony Blair, Zbigniew Brzezinski, Robert McNamara ; prologue voice over, Gary Oldman.
"[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.
English dialogue ; optional Spanish subtitles ; Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Graham T. Allison et al.. 2010. Countdown to Zero. Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Graham T. Allison et al.. Countdown to Zero Los Angeles, CA: Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2010.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Allison, Graham T., et al. Countdown to Zero Widescreen., Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2010.

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