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R| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
The President of the United States finds himself snowed in at a Colorado diner. The President must confront a national crisis and impending war when Iraq invades Kuwait. Trapped in the snowbound diner, faced with the prospect of a two-front war, the President has less than two hours to decide whether to deploy the ultimate weapon.

Cast: Kevin Pollak , Timothy Hutton , Sheryl Lee Ralph , Sean Astin , Clotilde Courau , Badja Djola , Mark Thompson , Uzi Gal

Director: Rod Lurie

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Deterrence (1999)

Release Date: March 10th, 2000|1 hr. 41 min.

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