Fail Safe

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Fail Safe

About Fail Safe

NR TV-14 | 112 min | Drama, Suspense, War | 1964
When a military computer error deploys a squadron of SAC bombers to destroy Moscow, the American President (Henry Fonda) tries to call them back. But their sophisticated fail-safe system prevents him from aborting the attack, so he must convince the Soviets not to retaliate.

Cast

Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Henry Fonda, Frank Overton, Edward Binns

Directors

Sidney Lumet