Thirteen Days



The story of the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962—the nuclear standoff with the USSR sparked by the discovery by the Americans of missile bases established on the Soviet-allied island of Cuba.

  1. Roger Donaldson


  2. David Self


Top Billed Cast

  1. Shawn Driscoll

    Shawn Driscoll

    U-2 Pilot

  2. Kevin Costner

    Kevin Costner

    Kenneth O'Donnell

  3. Drake Cook

    Mark O'Donnell

  4. Lucinda Jenney

    Lucinda Jenney

    Helen O'Donnell

  5. Caitlin Wachs

    Caitlin Wachs

    Kathy O'Donnell

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Thirteen Days
Thirteen Days


Status Released

Release Information

  • December 24, 2000


    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 25m

Budget $80,000,000.00

Revenue $34,566,746.00



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