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The Sunday Film: Red Alert

on BBC One London

William de Vane , Michael Brandon Adrienne Barbeau , Ralph Waite
An ultra-sophisticated computer picks up a minor defect in a nuclear reactor cooling system and goes into a Red Alert, sealing 14 technicians into the danger area. A life and death battle ensues, between those who think there must be a fault in the computer and those who believe that a nuclear disaster is imminent, in this spine-chilling thriller set in America's atomic nerve-centre.
Screenplay by SANDOR STERN
Based on the novel Paradigm Red by HAROLD KING
Directed by WILLIAM HALE
(First showing on British television) Films: page 19


William de Vane
Michael Brandon
Adrienne Barbeau
Ralph Waite
Sandor Stern
Directed By:
William Hale
Frank Brolen:
William de Vane
Carl Wyche:
Michael Brandon
Judy Wyche:
Adrienne Barbeau
Henry Stone:
Ralph Waite
Marie Ives:
Lois Fleck
Malcolm Wittman

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