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    Fail Safe based on the book of the same name. It came out approx. the same time as Dr. Strangelove and is a serious version of Dr. Strangelove whch was based on a book Red Alert.

    Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, commonly known as Dr. Strangelove, is a 1964 black comedy film which satirizes the nuclear scare. It was directed, produced, and co-written by Stanley Kubrick, starring Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, and featuring Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, and Slim Pickens.

    Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb directed by Stanley Kubrick

    They were the elitists of the elite. They held all the cards to the game they had created. But there was talk of a new game. And they were nervous.

    'Dr. Strangelove... or How I Learned to Stop Woring and Love the Bomb' de Stanley Kubrick.

    George C. Scott (October 18, 1927 – September 22, 1999)

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    Budapest ~ Hungarian Revolution of 1956. Part of the Cold War and Soviet tank in Budapest.

    Cold War Face Off

    The Berlin Wall was built on August 13, 1961. Photo caption: An East German soldier helps a young boy cross the barbed wire which was a marker for where the Berlin wall would soon be built. The guard was caught and punished.

    Rare photo of A-Bomb cloud found in Hiroshima

    Atomic bomb drills in Los Angeles during the Cold War, 1951. (LA Daily)

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    Nagasaki before (top) & after (bottom). Aerial view of the mass destruction on Nagasaki caused by "Fat Man". Out of 50,000 buildings, 19,587 were destroyed. source (picture): www.opinion-maker... source (info): www.atomicarchive...

    John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) President John F. Kennedy effectively charted NASA's course for the rest of the 1960s with his famous speech before Congress on May 25, 1961. The Soviets had launched Sputnik I in 1957, and cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin had become the first person in space on April 12, 1961, just six weeks before the speech. On top of those space race defeats, the U.S. plan to topple the Soviet-backed regime of Cuban leader Fidel Castro — the so-called Bay of Pigs invasion.

    Bay of Pigs invasion (1961)

    On April 17, 1961, about 1,500 CIA-trained Cuban exiles launched the disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba in a failed attempt to overthrow the government of Fidel Castro.

    Che; the color of truth is always grey.

    Cuban Forces had defeated the invading exile forces within three days during the Bay of Pigs in 1961

    The 1962 Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph of President John F. Kennedy and former President Dwight D. Eisenhower walking together at Camp David following the Bay of Pigs invasion.