The Day the Earth Caught Fire

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British reporters suspect an international cover-up of a global disaster in progress... and they're right. Hysterical panic has engulfed the world after the United States and the Soviet Union simultaneously detonate nuclear devices and have caused the orbit of the Earth to alter, sending it hurtling towards the sun.

Who Stars in The Day the Earth Caught Fire

Janet Munro
Jeannie Craig

Janet Munro

Leo McKern
Bill Maguire

Leo McKern

Edward Judd
Peter Stenning

Edward Judd

Michael Goodliffe
Jacko Jackson the Night Editor

Michael Goodliffe

Bernard Braden
Davis the News Editor

Bernard Braden

Reginald Beckwith
Harry

Reginald Beckwith


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Production

Pax Films


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Status
Released

Release Date
1961-11-01

Original Language
English

Runtime
1 hr 38 mins

Genres
Science Fiction Drama

Keywords
london england newspaper heat earth global warming end of the world disaster newsroom disaster movie


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