World War III Poster

Release Date: 1982

Not Yet Rated|3 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
In 1987, Cold War tensions mount when Soviet insurgents capture the Trans-Alaska pipeline as retaliation for a trade embargo established by the United States. U.S. President Thomas McKenna (Rock Hudson) and Soviet Secretary General Gorny (Brian Keith) endeavor to negotiate a lasting peace, but, as anxieties escalate, American military officers Kate Breckenridge (Cathy Lee Crosby) and Jake Caffey (David Soul) may be the only ones who can prevent all-out war because of a few extremists.

Cast: Rock Hudson, David Soul, Brian Keith, Cathy Lee Crosby, Jeroen Krabbe, Robert Prosky, Katherine Helmond, James Hampton

Director: David Greene

Genres: War, Thriller

Keywords: Rivalry, Tense, 1980s