The Day After (1983)

TV MovieScience FictionDrama

In the mid-1980s, the U.S. is poised on the brink of nuclear war. This shadow looms over the residents of a small town in Kansas as they continue their daily lives. Dr. Russell Oakes maintains his busy schedule at the hospital, Denise Dahlberg prepares for her upcoming wedding, and Stephen Klein is deep in his graduate studies. When the unthinkable happens and the bombs come down, the town's residents are thrust into the horrors of nuclear winter.

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Movie Score: 6.9/10 from 148 votes
Release Date: 1983-11-28
Status: Released
Run time: 127 min / 2:7
Production Studio : ABC Circle Films
Production Country: United States of America
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The Day After Casts

Jason Robards
as Dr. Russell Oakes
John Cullum
as Jim Dahlberg
JoBeth Williams
as Nurse Nancy Bauer
Steve Guttenberg
as Stephen Klein
John Lithgow
as Joe Huxley
Bibi Besch
as Eve Dahlberg
Lori Lethin
as Denise Dahlberg
Amy Madigan
as Alison Ransom
William Allen Young
as Airman Billy McCoy
Jeff East
as Bruce Gallatin
Georgann Johnson
as Helen Oakes
Lin McCarthy
as Dr. Austin
Dennis Lipscomb
as Reverend Walker
Calvin Jung
as Dr. Sam Hachya
Clayton Day
as Dennis Hendry
Alston Ahern
as Cynthia
William Allyn
as Professor
Antonie Becker
as Ellen Hendry
Jonathan Estrin
as Julian French
Stephen Furst
as Aldo
Arliss Howard
as Tom Cooper
Rosanna Huffman
as Dr. Wallenberg
Barbara Harris
as Cleo Mackey
Vahan Moosekian
as Mack
George Petrie
as Dr. Landowska
Pamela Brown
as Nurse

The Day After Crew

Editing Nicholas Meyer Editor
Writing Edward Hume Screenplay
Sound David Raksin Music
Camera Gayne Rescher Director of Photography
Directing Nicholas Meyer Director
Production Robert Papazian Producer
Art Joseph G. Pacelli Jr. Set Designer
Editing William Paul Dornisch Editor
Editing Robert Florio Editor
Production Ross Brown Casting
Production Hank McCann Casting
Art Peter Wooley Production Design
Art Mary Ann Good Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Judy Crown Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Zoltan Elek Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Dorothea Long Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Michael Westmore Makeup Designer
Directing Elie Cohn First Assistant Director
Art Lavar Emert Property Master
Art Mort Zwicker Construction Coordinator
Sound Fred Judkins Sound Editor
Sound Frank Serafine Sound Designer
Sound Christopher T. Welch Sound Editor
Crew Paul Stader Stunt Coordinator
Camera Dean Williams Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up John S. Perry Costume Supervisor
Directing Barbara Amato Script Supervisor