History Film / TheDayAfter

29th Jun '16 10:24:10 AM Mario1995
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* AllThereInTheScript: It's implied in the screenplay that Boyle and Starr, the soldiers that [=McCoy=] and his colleagues mention back at the Whiteman Air Force Base, are the missile operators featured in the stock footage from ''First Strike'' that launch the missiles.

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* AllThereInTheScript: It's implied in the screenplay that Boyle and Starr, the soldiers that [=McCoy=] and his colleagues mention back at the Whiteman Air Force Base, are the missile operators silo staff featured in the stock footage from ''First Strike'' that launch the missiles.
29th Jun '16 10:22:12 AM Mario1995
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* AllThereInTheScript: It's implied in the screenplay that Boyle and Starr, the soldiers that [=McCoy=] and his colleagues mention back at the Whiteman Air Force Base, are the missile operators featured in the stock footage from ''First Strike'' that launch the missiles.
23rd Jun '16 9:57:32 AM Mdumas43073
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15th May '16 11:08:34 AM TrevMUN
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** And immediately after, a similarly understated "oh crap" from a SAC Airborne Command Post crewmember: "Major Reinheardt, we have a massive attack against the U.S. at this time! ICBMs, numerous ICBMs!"

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** And immediately after, a similarly understated "oh crap" from a SAC Airborne Command Post crewmember: "Major Reinheardt, Reinhardt, we have a massive attack against the U.S. at this time! ICBMs, [=ICBMs=], numerous ICBMs!"[=ICBMs=]!"
15th May '16 11:07:42 AM TrevMUN
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* OhCrap: A beautifully understated one from an Air Force captain in SAC Airborne Command Post: "Roger, we've got thirty-two targets in track and ten impacting points. I want to confirm...is this an exercise? Roger, copy..."

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* OhCrap: A beautifully understated one from an Air Force captain in officer at Beale AFB's PAVE PAWS radar station: "I want to confirm: is this an exercise? ... Roger, copy--" And then to rest of the staff, "'''This is not an exercise!'''"
** And immediately after, a similarly understated "oh crap" from a
SAC Airborne Command Post: "Roger, we've got thirty-two targets in track and ten impacting points. I want to confirm...is Post crewmember: "Major Reinheardt, we have a massive attack against the U.S. at this an exercise? Roger, copy..."time! ICBMs, numerous ICBMs!"



* SerialEscalation: Through radio and news brodcasts, we have the following which leads to WorldWarIII:

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* SerialEscalation: Through radio and news brodcasts, broadcasts, we have the following which leads to WorldWarIII:



Once the Red Army reaches the Rhine River, NATO forces airburst three low-yield nukes over the troops in an attempt to keep the Soviets from invading France and the rest of Western Europe; this event triggers an [[Emergency Broadcast System]] announcement in the US.. The Soviets retaliate by launching a nuclear strike at NATO's Brussels headquarters. The American forces scramble B-52 bombers and enacts the "launch-on-warning" policy (meaning that if they receive reports of the Russians launching their nukes at America, then the U.S. will do the same). The Soviet Air Force then destroy two BMEWS (Ballistic Missile Early Warning Stations) at RAF Fylingdales and Beale Air Force Base respectively.\\

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Once the Red Army reaches the Rhine River, NATO forces airburst three low-yield nukes over the troops in an attempt to keep the Soviets from invading France and the rest of Western Europe; this event triggers an [[Emergency Broadcast System]] EmergencyBroadcast announcement in the US..United States. The Soviets retaliate by launching a nuclear strike at NATO's Brussels headquarters. The American forces scramble B-52 bombers and enacts the "launch-on-warning" policy (meaning that if they receive reports of the Russians launching their nukes at America, then the U.S. will do the same). The Soviet Air Force then destroy two BMEWS (Ballistic Missile Early Warning Stations) at RAF Fylingdales and Beale Air Force Base respectively.\\
23rd Apr '16 3:04:15 PM Discar
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** On the other hand, if the diamond is any more than just a tiny chip, it could theoretically be very useful as a primitive cutting tool...
23rd Apr '16 3:03:50 PM Discar
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* OhCrap: A beautifully understated one from an Air Force captain in SAC Airborne Command Post: "Roger, we've got thirty-two targets in track and ten impacting points. I want to confirm...is this an exercise? Roger, copy.
.."

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* OhCrap: A beautifully understated one from an Air Force captain in SAC Airborne Command Post: "Roger, we've got thirty-two targets in track and ten impacting points. I want to confirm...is this an exercise? Roger, copy.
..
copy..."
14th Apr '16 12:00:15 PM SCE2AUX
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* OhCrap: "This is not an exercise!"

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* OhCrap: "This A beautifully understated one from an Air Force captain in SAC Airborne Command Post: "Roger, we've got thirty-two targets in track and ten impacting points. I want to confirm...is not this an exercise!"exercise? Roger, copy.
.."
2nd Apr '16 3:41:03 PM Morgenthaler
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* PrematurelyBald: Many people lose their hair as a result of radiation poisoning, including the women.
21st Jan '16 8:03:29 AM Prfnoff
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'''''The Day After''''' is a 1983 MadeForTVMovie directed by Nicholas Meyer, made just after he filmed ''Film/StarTrekIITheWrathOfKhan''.

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'''''The ''The Day After''''' After'' is a 1983 MadeForTVMovie directed by Nicholas Meyer, made just after he filmed ''Film/StarTrekIITheWrathOfKhan''.
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