Day After Trinity: Oppenheimer & the Atomic Bomb

Overview

Jon Else's documentary on the creation of the nuclear bomb, The Day After Trinity, comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Mono. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but this is still a worthwhile release from Image for any history buff. This disc may also be of use to teachers in a classroom setting.
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Overview

Jon Else's documentary on the creation of the nuclear bomb, The Day After Trinity, comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Mono. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. There are no supplemental materials of any consequence, but this is still a worthwhile release from Image for any history buff. This disc may also be of use to teachers in a classroom setting.
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Special Features

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/14/2002
  • UPC: 014381147926
  • Original Release: 1980
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  • Source: Image Entertainment
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Mono
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 39,627

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Jon Else Director, Screenwriter
Martha Olson Producer
David Peoples Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Program Start [:34]
2. A Somber Note [1:45]
3. J. Robert Oppenheimer [5:50]
4. Moving to the Left [6:00]
5. The Manhattan Project [2:35]
6. Los Alamos, New Mexico [9:21]
7. A New and Strange World [6:05]
8. The Impact of the "Gadget" on Civilization [6:21]
9. Trinity Site [8:41]
10. July 16, 1945 [12:57]
11. Hiroshima [10:31]
12. The Post-War Years [4:13]
13. The Hydrogen Bomb [2:43]
14. Under Surveillance [5:00]
15. A Fact of Life [4:49]
16. End Credits [1:21]
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