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Old 09-07-2019, 09:52 PM
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Originally Posted by CalMeacham View Post
No, I was already terrified by The War Game*

Threads, a British follow-up, was almost as scary. Both these films depict harsh realities that The Day After shied away from.

*NOT the Matthew Broderick War Games, but the BBC dramatic recreation of atomic war. Much, much scarier than the (by comparison) much tamer American TV movie.
Damn. I knew I should finish reading the thread before posting!

I also found Testament somewhat scary, but mostly so so sad.