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The China Syndrome

Life imitates art. What began as a fanciful premise in the minds of many turned into reality a few weeks after this picture opened when the Three Mile Island nuclear reactor had a dreadful accident. Fonda plays Kimberly Wells, a television reporter trying… (more)

Released: 1979

Rating: PG

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Mike Gray, the documentarian, activist and screenwriter of The China Syndrome, died of heart failure Tuesday at his Los Angeles home, his wife Carol told The New York Times. He was 77. Gray addressed problematic social issues in both his writing and… Read more

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A television newswoman (Jane Fonda) stumbles onto deadly secrets at a nuclear power plant in The China Syndrome (1979).

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Life imitates art. What began as a fanciful premise in the minds of many turned into reality a few weeks after this picture opened when the Three Mile Island nuclear reactor had a dreadful accident. Fonda plays Kimberly Wells, a television reporter trying… (more)

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