Fail Safe (2000)


Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow.

Fail Safe LetMeWatchThis
LetMeWatchThis Score: 7.2/10 from 31 votes
Release Date: 2000-04-09
Status: Released
Run time: 86 min / 1:26
Production Studio : Warner Bros. Television
Production Country: United States of America


Walter Cronkite
as Himself - Host
Richard Dreyfuss
as President
Noah Wyle
as Buck
Brian Dennehy
as Gen. Bogan
Sam Elliott
as Congressman Raskob
James Cromwell
as Gordon Knapp
John Diehl
as Col. Cascio
Hank Azaria
as Prof. Groeteschele
Norman Lloyd
as Defense Secretary Swenson
Bill Smitrovich
as Gen. Stark
Don Cheadle
as Lt. Jimmy Pierce
Harvey Keitel
as Brig. Gen. Warren Black
Doris Belack
as Mrs. Johnson
Grant Heslov
as Jimmy
Will Rothhaar
as Tommy Grady
George Clooney


Directing Stephen Frears Director
Writing Eugene Burdick Novel
Writing Harvey Wheeler Novel
Writing Walter Bernstein Teleplay
Production George Clooney Executive Producer
Camera John A. Alonzo Director of Photography