World War III (1982)

Director
David Greene; Boris Sagal

Main cast
David Soul; Brian Keith; Cathy Lee Crosby; Jeroen Krabbé; Robert Prosky

Genres
TV Movie, Drama, Thriller

Description
Soviet paratroopers drop into Alaska to sabotage the oil pipeline in retaliation against a United States grain embargo. A skirmish occurs at a pumping station, lightly defended by Col. Jake Caffey and a National Guard reckon unit. A stalemate ensues while the possibility of World War III hangs in the balance. The danger escalates as the Russian leaders and the American President play a cat-and-mouse game.


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