Fail Safe

  • 1964
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama, War

Released only seven months after DR. STRANGELOVE by the very same studio, the virtually identical, albeit totally serious, FAIL SAFE was a relative failure at the box office. Kubrick had gone to Columbia's top brass and threatened a plagiarism lawsuit. (His film was based on Peter George's almost unknown novel Red Alert.) Since Columbia was more



Director (1 Credit)
Sidney Lumet
Writer (1 Credit)
Walter Bernstein
Source (2 Credits)
Eugene Burdick
Harvey Wheeler
Producer (1 Credit)
Max E. Youngstein
Assoc. Producer (1 Credit)
Charles H. Maguire
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Gerald Hirschfeld
Editor (1 Credit)
Ralph Rosenblum
Art Director (1 Credit)
Albert Brenner
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
J.C. Delaney
Costumes (1 Credit)
Anna Hill Johnstone
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Storyboard, Inc.
Make Up (1 Credit)
Harry Buchman

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