Not Rated | | Documentary, History
Disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government-issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.
"Millions and millions of feet of film" were discovered in a warehouse at Tobyhanna Army Base in Pennsylvania according to producer-director Pierce Rafferty. The filmmakers literally viewed thousands of items for the picture. However, there were "hundreds of cans of outtakes that didn't make it into the movie", according to producer-director Jayne Loader.
Civil defense film:
Be sure to include tranquilizers to ease the strain and monotony of life in a fallout shelter. A bottle of 100 should be sufficient for a family of four. Tranquilizers are not a narcotic, and are not habit-forming.
$4,098 5 August 2018