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The Day After 1983

  • November 20, 1983
  • 127 mins
  • Nicholas Meyer
  • Edward Hume (screenplay)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Science Fiction, Tv Movie
The end of the familiar. The beginning of the end.

The film portrays a fictional nuclear war between NATO forces and the Warsaw Pact that rapidly escalates into a full scale exchange between the United States and the Soviet Union, focusing on the residents of Lawrence, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri, as well as several family farms situated next to nearby nuclear missile silos.


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