In the remote desert of New Mexico, "The Manhattan Project" is materializing the World War II effort to build the atomic bomb. Oscar Winner Paul Newman stars as General Leslie Groves, the military man in charge of a massive project that will produce two weapons: "Fat Man" and "Little Boy". Dwight Schultz is J. Robert Oppenheimer, the brilliant scientist attempting to bring the startling mission to fruition. And Bonnie Bedelia, John Cusack, Laura Dern and Natasha Richardson co-star in this "stunningprofoundly moving" film (Michael Medved, Sneak Previews) that recreates one of historys most compelling chaptersone that resulted in the mushroom-shaped specter that changed the world forever.
This is a Region 4 disc, the local region for Australia.