This was one of eight movies
screened at the
Nevada Museum of Art's Atomic Film Festival, held March 27-28 2004.
Sunday, March 28 at 5:30 pm
40th Anniversary Screening
What festival of atomic films would be complete without the granddaddy of all nuclear nightmare movies, the unique and hilarious Dr. Strangelove, Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb?
Arguably the greatest black comedy ever made, Stanley Kubrick's 1964 cold-war classic is the ultimate satire of the nuclear age, a perfect spoof of political and military insanity that seems to get funnier with each viewing. 40 years after its release, it remains surprisingly timely and relevant.
Stars Peter Sellers (in a triple role), Sterling Hayden, George C. Scott, Keenan Wynn and Slim Pickens. Presented in wide-screen format. 93 mins.
Nominated for 4 Academy Awards: Best Picture,
"A dark comedy of errors, illuminated by flashes of
"One of the cleverest and most incisive satiric thrusts