R | | Action, Drama, Romance
A young man hears a chance phone call telling him that a nuclear war has started and missiles will hit his city in 70 minutes.
Joe Turkel's small role as a man on the elevator towards the end was ultimately cut from the film.
People are gonna help each other, aren't they? Rebuilding things?
Harry Washello: I think it's the insects's turn.
On the phone in the booth when Chip told Harry the code to nuclear war, he said that the code was, "Thor Arthur 66ZZD." In the diner when Landa asked Harry to repeat the conversation, he said the code was, "Thor Arthur 66"DD"Z".
During the rating tag at the very end, the sound of an air-raid siren plays. (This has not been included on any home video edition.)