Blast from the Past

Cox, Alex
May 2007
Film Comment;May/Jun2007, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p7
This article discusses the cultural significance of the motion picture "The War Game." The film was produced in 1964 for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) by director Peter Watkins. The film endeavors to show the potential results of a Soviet nuclear attack on Great Britain. The film was banned by the BBC, but found a cult following. The film's modern relevance is discussed.


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