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Duration: 2 hours, 20 minutes

October 1962. When a spy plane brings back photographs of Russian nuclear missiles being assembled in Cuba that can reach most of the major American cities, President John F Kennedy has to decide how to respond without starting World War III. Cold War drama.

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Fri 28 Mar 2014 23:05 BBC Two


Kenny O'Donnell
Kevin Costner
President John F Kennedy
Bruce Greenwood
Robert F Kennedy
Steven Culp
Robert McNamara
Dylan Baker
Adlai Stevenson
Michael Fairman
Dean Rusk
Henry Strozier
McGeorge Bundy
Frank Wood
Roger Donaldson
Armyan Bernstein
Marc Abraham
Kevin O'Donnell
Peter O Almond
Ernest May
Philip D Zelikow


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