The Missiles of October


3h 1974

Brief Synopsis

A three-hour television movie dramatizing the events surrounding the Cuban missile crisis of 1962, when the Soviet Union tried to establish nuclear ballistic missles on Cuba in defiance of the American demands that they be removed. Some months later, the U.S. removed its own missles from bases in Tu

Film Details

Also Known As
ABC Theater (12/18/74), Missiles of October
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

Synopsis

A three-hour television movie dramatizing the events surrounding the Cuban missile crisis of 1962, when the Soviet Union tried to establish nuclear ballistic missles on Cuba in defiance of the American demands that they be removed. Some months later, the U.S. removed its own missles from bases in Turkey, complying with the Soviets' original limited objective in starting the crisis in the first place.

Film Details

Also Known As
ABC Theater (12/18/74), Missiles of October
Release Date
1974

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 18, 1974

A presentation of "ABC Theater."