Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Stars: Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Fritz Weaver
Language: English + Commentary (2nd track) | Subtitles: English (embed)
commentary from 2000 featuring director Sidney Lumet
Country: Usa | Imdb Info | Ar: 1.85:1 | Brrip
Description: A technical malfunction sends American planes to Moscow to deliver a nuclear attack. Can all-out war be averted?
6.97GB | 112:22mins | 1920×1036 | mkv
New interview with film critic J. Hoberman on 1960s nuclear paranoia and Cold War films
in this new video interview, critic J. Hoberman discusses the Eugene Burdick’s 1962 novel that inspired Fail Safe as well as some of the key themes in it. Also, there are specific observations about the socio-political climate during the 1960s. The interview was recorded exclusively for Criterion in 2019. In English, not subtitled.
202MB | 19:30mins | 1024×576 | mkv | English
Revisiting ‘Fail-Safe’, a short documentary from 2000 including interviews with Lumet, screenwriter Walter Bernstein, and actor Dan O’Herlihy (imdb)
a standard featurette focuses on the relevance of Fail-Safe and includes clips from interviews with director Sidney Lumet and various actors, including George Clooney, the producer of Fail Safe (2000). In English, not subtitled.
118MB | 16:01mins | 1280×720 | mkv | English