Black Rain (1989)
Director: Shôhei Imamura
Starring: Yoshiko Tanaka, Kazuo Kitamura, Etsuko Ichihara
The story of the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing, based on Masuji Ibuse’s novel.
Director: John Badham
Starring: Matthew Borderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, Ally Sheedy
A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III.
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Starring: Peter Sellers, George C. Scott, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn
An insane general triggers a path to nuclear holocaust that a War Room full of politicians and generals frantically tries to stop.
On the Beach (1959)
Director: Stanley Kramer
Starring: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins
After a global nuclear war, the residents of Australia must come to terms with the fact that all life will be destroyed in a matter of months.