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When starving mobs begin rioting in the streets of Moscow, Soviet leaders believe they have no recourse but to seize the Alaskan pipeline to force the United States to end the grain embargo that has brought turmoil to the U.S.S.R.

Series Cast

  1. Cathy Lee Crosby

    Cathy Lee Crosby

    Maj. Kate Breckenridge

    2 Episodes

  2. Robert Prosky

    Robert Prosky

    Gen. Aleksey Rudenski

    2 Episodes

  3. James Hampton

    James Hampton

    Richard Hickman

    2 Episodes

  4. Lee Wallace

    Dr. Jules Farber

    2 Episodes

  5. Harry Basch

    Harry Basch

    Adm. Vernon Blanchard

    2 Episodes

  6. Rick Fitts

    Maj. George Devery

    2 Episodes

  7. Jerry Hardin

    Jerry Hardin

    Gen. Philip Olafson

    2 Episodes

  8. Art Evans

    Art Evans


    2 Episodes

  9. Bob Minor

    Bob Minor


    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1982 | 2 Episodes

Season 1 of World War III premiered on January 31, 1982.

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World War III
World War III


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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