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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 58 min.

Plot Summary
U.S. President Jordan Lyman (Fredric March) hopes to bring an end to the Cold War by signing a nuclear disarmament treaty with the Soviets, much to the displeasure of the hawkish General James Scott (Burt Lancaster), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. When Scott's aide, Martin "Jiggs" Casey (Kirk Douglas) stumbles on shattering evidence that the General is plotting a coup to overthrow Lyman in seven days, "Jiggs" alerts the President, setting off a dangerous race to thwart the takeover.

Cast: Burt Lancaster , Kirk Douglas , Fredric March , Ava Gardner , Edmond O'Brien , Martin Balsam , George Macready , Whit Bissell

Director: John Frankenheimer

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Paramount Pictures, Warner Home Vídeo, Warner Bros.

Seven Day in May (1964)

Release Date: August 16th, 2002|1 hr. 58 min.

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fan reviews ( 2 )
  • December 29, 2012 rmscabot
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    An absolutely superb movie in every way. Superb story, script, acting, cast, direction, cinematography.

  • September 08, 2009 KEN
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    I think this is one of the best films of cold-war events. Lancaster, Douglas, March & Gardner are at their absolute best. It is among my 5 favorite films.. I give it five stars easily.

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