PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.
"The Manhattan Project", as defined by website Wikipedia, "...was a research and development project that produced the first atomic bombs during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada. From ... ...
Gen. Leslie R. Groves:
We could give this country the biggest stick in the playground, and I intend to do that.
General officers do not wear branch insignia. All the general officers in this film do.
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