Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the essential resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself & Find Jobs

Explore Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For, and access thousands of casting notices

Uncover historical box office insights and use IMDbPro Track to get personalized industry updates

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

The Atomic Cafe (1982)

Not Rated
86 min | Documentary, History

Disturbing collection of 1940s and 1950s United States government-issued propaganda films designed to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety.
Trending & News

Become a member to see MOVIEmeter and news information about The Atomic Cafe.

Box Office

Become a member to see Box Office information about The Atomic Cafe.


Release date
Mar 17, 1982 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for The Atomic Cafe.

Cast

+ Add Cast
31 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Paul Tibbets
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Harry S. Truman
Self (archive footage) (as President Harry S Truman) Self (archive footage) (as President Harry S Truman)   See fewer
Members only
W.H.P. Blandy
Self - Commander of the Bikini Test (archive footage) (as Vice Admiral W.H.P. Blandy) Self - Commander of the Bikini Test (archive footage) (as Vice Admiral W.H.P. Blandy)   See fewer
Members only
Brien McMahon
Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Brian McMahon) Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Brian McMahon)   See fewer
Members only
Lloyd Bentsen
Self (archive footage) (as Rep. Lloyd Bentsen) Self (archive footage) (as Rep. Lloyd Bentsen)   See fewer
Members only
Owen Brewster
Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Owen Brewster) Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Owen Brewster)   See fewer
Members only
Julius Rosenberg
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Ethel Rosenberg
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Val Peterson
Self - Director of Civil Defense (archive footage) (as Gov. Val Peterson) Self - Director of Civil Defense (archive footage) (as Gov. Val Peterson)   See fewer
Members only
Lyndon B. Johnson
Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson) Self (archive footage) (as Sen. Lyndon B. Johnson)   See fewer
Members only
Lewis Strauss
Self - Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission (archive footage) (as Lewis L. Strauss) Self - Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission (archive footage) (as Lewis L. Strauss)   See fewer
Members only
George Molan
Self (archive footage) (as Cpl. George Molan) Self (archive footage) (as Cpl. George Molan)   See fewer
Members only
George Portell
Self (archive footage) (as Tech Sgt. George Portell) Self (archive footage) (as Tech Sgt. George Portell)   See fewer
Members only
Jerry Schneider
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Sergeant Weaver
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Seymour Melman
Self - Columbia University (archive footage) (as Prof. Seymour Melman) Self - Columbia University (archive footage) (as Prof. Seymour Melman)   See fewer
Members only
Mario Salvadori
Self - Columbia University (archive footage) (as Prof. Mario Salvadori) Self - Columbia University (archive footage) (as Prof. Mario Salvadori)   See fewer
Members only
Nikita Khrushchev
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Members only
Hugh Beaumont
Military Officer (archive footage) (uncredited) Military Officer (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Albert Einstein
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
James Gregory
Soldier (archive footage) (uncredited) Soldier (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
J. Edgar Hoover
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Douglas MacArthur
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Joseph McCarthy
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Richard Nixon
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
William H. Peterson
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Ronald Reagan
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
George A. Smathers
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Joseph Stalin
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
James E. Van Zandt
Self (archive footage) (uncredited) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

7.6 / 10 | 3,849 votes