Release Date: 15 Jan 1965
Director: Sidney Lumet
Writer: Walter Bernstein (screenplay), Eugene Burdick (from the novel by), Harvey Wheeler (from the novel by)
Cast: Dan O'Herlihy, Walter Matthau, Frank Overton, Edward Binns
Duration: 112 min
IMDB Rating: 8.0/10 (12,952 Votes)
Fail-Safe (1964) Plot:
A series of human and computer errors sends a squadron of American 'Vindicator' bombers to nuke Moscow. The President, in order to convince the Soviets that this is a mistake, orders the Strategic Air Command to help the Soviets stop them.