Fail-Safe (1964) - EXECUTIVE SELECTIONS

Fail-Safe (1964) - EXECUTIVE SELECTIONS

EXECUTIVE SELECTIONS continues at The Cinemarijuana Theatre. Our look at films with a presidential bent for this frustrating election year. This time, we checked out the somehow unintentional fraternal twin of Dr. Strangelove. From 1964, Sidney Lumet's "Fail-Safe" starring Walter Matthau and Henry Fonda!

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EXECUTIVE SELECTIONS continues at The Cinemarijuana Theatre. Our look at films with a presidential bent for this frustrating election year. This time, we checked out the somehow unintentional fraternal twin of Dr. Strangelove. From 1964, Sidney Lumet's "Fail-Safe". The film stars Walter Matthau and Henry Fonda, and is a happy little fable about a potential nuclear holocaust, and one President's job to avert it. Was it morally provoking? Did the good guys win? And were we able to take it seriously as huge Strangelove marks? You know what to do...