The Atomic City
The Atomic City (1952)

The city of the title is Los Alamos, where nuclear physicist Gene Barry lives and works. Terrorists kidnap Barry's son and demand that the physicist turn over the H-bomb formula. It's cat-and-mouse for a while, but when the FBI gets… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 1, 1952
DVD Release Date: February 24, 1993
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Emanuel Levy

A low-budget, well-executed, quintessentially sci-fi of the 1950s

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Dennis Schwartz
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Low-budget Cold War psychological thriller about a kidnapping at Los Alamos, New Mexico.

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