A frightening collection focusing on our collective fears of and fascination with nuclear proliferation and obliteration.

Aug. 6, 2011

Movie - Colossus - The Forbin Project (1970)

A massive American defense computer, named Colossus, becoming sentient and tries to assume control of the world.

Duck And Cover (1951)

The movie states that nuclear war could happen at any time without warning, and U.S. citizens should keep this constantly in mind and be ever ready.

Countdown To Looking Glass

The narrative of the film details the events that lead up to the initial exchange of nuclear weapons, which was triggered by a banking crisis, from the perspective of an on-going news broadcast.

Movie - Class of Nuke 'Em High (1986)

The b-movie classic from Troma studios explores the dangers of smoking radioactive weed!

Aug. 7, 2011

Movie - The Day After (1983)

Few American movies have dealt as graphically with nuclear holocaust as The Day After, which accounted for the controversy that surrounded the telefilm at the time of its initial network broadcast.

Art - There Will Come Soft Rains (Dmitri Ivanov, 1984)

this cautionary tale from Soviet-era Uzbekistan tells the story of a robotic house in the future that continues to care for its inhabitants after a nuclear war.

A Is For Atom (1952)

Animated classic presenting what an atom is, how energy is released from certain kinds of atoms, the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts of nuclear fission.

Collection - Declassified US Nuclear Test Films

A look at just a few of the hundreds of declassified videos documenting the US nuclear weapon development, testing and strategy

Atomic Alert, Elementary Version (1951)

Frightening civil defense procedure film aimed at Cold War-era elementary school students.

Fallen Angel

DIY animated Nuke movie made with great attention to detail.