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Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)

PG-13 10/20/1989 (US) WarDramaHistory 2h 7m

The story of the extraordinary people who changed our world.


This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.

  1. Roland Joffé

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Bruce Robinson


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paul Newman

    Paul Newman

    Gen. Leslie R. Groves

  2. Dwight Schultz

    Dwight Schultz

    J. Robert Oppenheimer

  3. Bonnie Bedelia

    Bonnie Bedelia

    Kitty Oppenheimer

  4. John Cusack

    John Cusack

    Michael Merriman

  5. Laura Dern

    Laura Dern

    Kathleen Robinson

  6. Ron Frazier

    Peter de Silva

  7. John C. McGinley

    John C. McGinley

    Capt. Richard Schoenfield, MD

  8. Natasha Richardson

    Natasha Richardson

    Jean Tatlock

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Fat Man and Little Boy
Fat Man and Little Boy

Status Released

Original Language English

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