Home cinema comeback This sci-fi classic is a must for disaster movie fans — and the most watched TV movie ever! — Cinema News


» The Day After » was made in 1983, at a time when tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union were rising to dangerous levels. A nuclear exchange of blows, a devastating nuclear war, was just averted. At the same time, director Nicholas Meyer created a frightening what-if scenario in his TV film, which of course generated huge attention at the time and was seen by over 100 million people when it premiered in the USA. Record.

In Europe, the film, which, according to the then US President Ronald Reagan, radically changed the view of nuclear weapons, first came to the cinemas. Almost 40 years later, on July 8, 2022, «The Day After» will be released on Blu-ray for the first time — including the TV version and the extended cinema version. And the place in the top 100 of the Amazon sales charts shows that many film fans have been waiting for this home cinema comeback after the old, dusty DVDs.

» «The Day After» Blu-ray at Amazon *

The film is considered one of the greatest and most intense disaster film classics of all time, which has lost none of its impact to this day. On the contrary: Especially in view of current world events, «The Day After» in 2022 gets under your skin just as deeply as it did four decades ago. Incidentally, the film was nominated for a total of twelve (!) Emmys in 1984 and was awarded, among other things, for the best special effects.

This is «The Day After»

Nicholas Meyer, who established himself as a science fiction expert in Hollywood with films such as “ Escape to the Future ” and “ Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan ” even before “The Day After”, devotes himself to his dystopian TV classic In contrast to most other catastrophe films, it is not about the spectacle itself — be it war against enemies, fighting the forces of nature or in this case nuclear war — but rather its dramatic consequences.

The Day After Trailer OV
The Day After Trailer OV



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