Fat Man & Little Boy ()

directed by Roland Joffé
featuring Paul Newman, Dwight Schultz, Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern

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"Fat Man" and "Little Boy" were the nicknames given the atomic bombs that were dropped over Hiroshima and Nagasaki in the waning days of World War II. This elaborately assembled film is the story of the events leading up to the dawn of the atomic age. Paul Newman plays General Leslie Groves, a hard-nosed career soldier who in 1942 finds himself the reluctant "nursemaid" to a group of idealistic scientists in Los Alamos, New Mexico. As the military head of the top-secret Manhattan Project, Groves intends to have the ...

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Tom M

Jan 12, 2016

Good Movie

This movie is best enjoyed by a non scientific background audience.

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