Columbia Pictures | Release Date: January 29, 1964
Summary: Through a series of military and political accidents, a psychotic general - U.S. Air Force Commander Jack D. Ripper (Hayden) - triggers an ingenious, irrevocable scheme to attack Russia's strategic targets with nuclear bombs. The U.S. President (Sellers) and Dr. Strangelove (Sellers), a wheelchair-bound nuclear scientist who has bizarre ideas about man's future, work with the Soviet premier in a desperate effort to save the world.
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Runtime: 95 min
Rating: Rated PG for thematic elements, some violent content, sexual humor and mild language. (2005 re-rating)
Production: Columbia Pictures Corporation
Genres: Thriller, Comedy
Country: UK
Languages: English, Russian
Home Release Date: Nov 2, 2004
Director Credit
Stanley Kubrick Director
Writer Credit
Peter George Screenplay
Stanley Kubrick Screenplay
Terry Southern Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
George C. Scott General 'Buck' Turgidson
Peter Sellers Group Captain Lionel Mandrake/President Merkin Muffley/Dr. Strangelove
Cast Credit
Frank Berry Lieutenant Dietrich
Glenn Beck Lieutenant Kivel
Hal Galili Burpelson AFB Defense Team Member
Jack Creley Mr. Staines
James Earl Jones Lieutenant Lothar Zogg
Keenan Wynn Colonel 'Bat' Guano
Peter Bull Russian Ambassador Alexi De Sadesky
Robert O'Neil Admiral Randolph
Roy Stephens Frank
Shane Rimmer Captain 'Ace' Owens
Slim Pickens Major 'King' Kong
Sterling Hayden Brigadier General Jack Ripper
Tracy Reed Miss Scott
Producer Credit
Leon Minoff Executive Producer
Stanley Kubrick Producer
Victor Lyndon Associate Producer