The Day After (1983)

Title: The Day After

Tagline: They told us it would be impossible to make this movie. They told us it would be impossible for you to watch it. We hope nothing is impossible.

Genre: Science Fiction,Drama,TV Movie

Director: Nicholas Meyer

Cast: Jason Robards,JoBeth Williams,Steve Guttenberg,John Cullum,John Lithgow,Bibi Besch,Lori Lethin,Amy Madigan,Jeff East,Georgann Johnson,William Allen Young,Calvin Jung,Lin McCarthy,Dennis Lipscomb,Clayton Day,Doug Scott,Ellen Anthony,Kyle Aletter,Alston Ahern,William Allyn,Antonie Becker,Pamela Brown,Jonathan Estrin,Stephen Furst,Arliss Howard,Rosanna Huffman,Barbara Harris,Madison Mason,Bob Meister,Vahan Moosekian,George Petrie,Glenn Robards,Tom Spratley,Stan Wilson

Status: Released

Release: 1983-11-28

Runtime: 127

Plot: In the mid-1980s, the U.S. is poised on the brink of nuclear war. This shadow looms over the residents of a small town in Kansas as they continue their daily lives. Dr. Russell Oakes maintains his busy schedule at the hospital, Denise Dahlberg prepares for her upcoming wedding, and Stephen Klein is deep in his graduate studies. When the unthinkable happens and the bombs come down, the town's residents are thrust into the horrors of nuclear winter.

Trailer Cast Crew Videos

    • Jason Robards

      Dr. Russell Oakes
    • JoBeth Williams

      Nurse Nancy Bauer
    • Steve Guttenberg

      Stephen Klein
    • John Cullum

      Jim Dahlberg
    • John Lithgow

      Joe Huxley
    • Bibi Besch

      Eve Dahlberg
    • Lori Lethin

      Denise Dahlberg
    • Amy Madigan

      Alison Ransom
    • Jeff East

      Bruce Gallatin
    • Georgann Johnson

      Helen Oakes
    • William Allen Young

      Airman Billy McCoy
    • Calvin Jung

      Dr. Sam Hachya
    • Lin McCarthy

      Dr. Austin
    • Dennis Lipscomb

      Reverend Walker
    • Clayton Day

      Dennis Hendry
    • Doug Scott

      Danny Dahlberg
    • Ellen Anthony

      Joleen Dahlberg
    • Kyle Aletter

      Marilyn Oakes
    • Alston Ahern

    • William Allyn

    • Antonie Becker

      Ellen Hendry
    • Pamela Brown

    • Jonathan Estrin

      Julian French
    • Stephen Furst

    • Arliss Howard

      Tom Cooper
    • Rosanna Huffman

      Dr. Wallenberg
    • Barbara Harris

      Cleo Mackey
    • Madison Mason

      TV Host
    • Bob Meister

    • Vahan Moosekian

    • Gayne Rescher (Camera)

      Director of Photography
    • William Paul Dornisch (Editing)

    • John S. Perry (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Supervisor
    • Elie Cohn (Directing)

      First Assistant Director
    • Lavar Emert (Art)

      Property Master
    • Mort Zwicker (Art)

      Construction Coordinator
    • Zoltan Elek (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Artist
    • Mary Ann Good (Art)

      Set Decoration
    • Robert Papazian (Production)

    • Michael Westmore (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Designer
    • Frank Serafine (Sound)

      Sound Designer
    • Fred Judkins (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • Joseph G. Pacelli Jr. (Art)

      Set Designer
    • Hank McCann (Production)

    • David Raksin (Sound)

    • Paul Stader (Crew)

      Stunt Coordinator
    • Edward Hume (Writing)

    • Barbara Amato (Directing)

      Script Supervisor
    • Judy Crown (Costume & Make-Up)

    • Ross Brown (Production)

    • Dean Williams (Camera)

      Still Photographer
    • Dorothea Long (Costume & Make-Up)

    • Christopher T. Welch (Sound)

      Sound Editor
    • Peter Wooley (Art)

      Production Design
    • Robert Florio (Editing)

    • Nicholas Meyer (Editing)

    • The Day After Trailer

      • Trailer
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