Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Directed by Stanley Kubrick. Starring Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Slim Pickens, Sterling Hayden, Kennan Wynn, James Earl Jones.
(1964, NR, 93 min.)
More lethal than a nuclear-waste dump, Kubrick's komedy at least kills us with laughter. Thirty-five years after its making, this film seems even more insidiously knowing and "on target" than – and undoubtedly the most hilarious – anti-war statements ever put to film. See it before the world ends.
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KEYWORDS FOR THIS FILM
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Stanley Kubrick, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Slim Pickens, Sterling Hayden, Kennan Wynn, James Earl Jones