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Command and control
Publication Information:
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]

[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2017]

Theatrical version: ©2016

Extended version: ©2017
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (210 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD; Widescreen (16x9) presentation; Region 1; 5.1 surround.
Target Audience:
Rating: TV-PG.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
General Note:
Based on "Command and control" by Eric Schlosser.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016, later broadcast as an episode of the television series American experience.

Includes both the "theatrical version" (approximately 90 min.) and the "extended American Experience version" (approximately 120 min.).

Widescreen (16x9)
Theatrical version (90 min.) -- Extended broadcast version (120 min.)
Based on The New York Times best seller by Eric Schlosser the film tells the story of a 1980 accident at a Titan II missile complex in Damascus, Arkansas, in minute-by-minute detail through the accounts of Air Force personnel, weapon designers, and first responders who were there, revealing the incredible chain of events that brought America to the brink of nuclear disaster.
Added Uniform Title:
Contained in (work): American experience (Television program)