Countdown to Looking Glass

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A fictional confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union over the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway to the Persian Gulf. The narrative of the film details the events that lead up to the initial exchange of nuclear weapons from the perspective of an on-going news broadcast.

  1. Albert Ruben


  2. Fred Barzyk


Top Billed Cast

  1. Scott Glenn

    Scott Glenn

    Michael Boyle

  2. Michael Murphy

    Michael Murphy

    Bob Calhoun

  3. Helen Shaver

    Helen Shaver

    Dorian Waldorf

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

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  • October 14, 1984



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