The Atomic Cafe

New Video (1982)
Documentary, History
USA | English | Color | 1h 28min

A disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government-issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.

Cast View all

Lloyd Bentsen Himself
W.H.P. Blandy Himself
Owen Brewster Himself
Frank Gallop Newsreel Narrator
Lyndon Johnson Himself
Maurice Joyce Newsreel Narrator
Nikita Khrushchev Himself
Brian McMahon Himself
Seymour Melman Himself
Dwight D. Eisenhower Himself

Crew View all

Director Jayne Loader
Kevin Rafferty
Pierce Rafferty
Producer Jayne Loader, Kevin Rafferty, Pierce Rafferty


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
738329235802 Blu-ray Disc 1 Dec 04, 2018
767685949634 DVD 1 Mar 26, 2002
767685134405 DVD 1 Nov 18, 2008
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