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Countdown to Zero

Rated PG for thematic material, images of destruction and incidental smoking.

PG In Theaters 07/23/2010 , 90min.
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August 21, 2010
No surprise the new 'Countdown to Zero' disarmament documentary omits life-saving strategies from their agenda of banning nukes, like advocating public Civil Defense, to try and better survive nukes in the meantime. The disarmament movement for decades has hyped that with nukes; all will die or it will be so bad you'll wish you had. Most have bought into it, now thinking it futile, bordering on
July 19, 2010
I look forward to this movie
June 26, 2010
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Wall Street Journal
As odd as it may sound, it's a remarkably beautiful movie. Full Review
Amy Biancolli
San Francisco Chronicle
This is a sobering piece of advocacy cinema. Full Review
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
Alternately edifying and alarming film about nuclear proliferation. Full Review
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
Although the movie intends to incite viewers to social action, it is just as likely to paralyze them with fear. Full Review
James Berardinelli
The best medium in which to view Countdown to Zero is on The History Channel, not in a theater. Full Review

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