Day One is a Film programme that first aired in 1989.

Day One is a 4 star programme


Day One (1989)

Directed by
Joseph Sargent

As the Second World War rages, the US government put together a task force to harness atomic power and create the ultimate weapon in this two part film.

Written by ,

Also known as "Day One: The Shadowmaker"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 96 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1989

4/5 Stars

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour

Made for TV


Image for Brian DennehyBrian Dennehy...General Leslie Groves
Image for David StrathairnDavid Strathairn...J. Robert Oppenheimer
Michael Tucker...Leo Szilard
Hume Cronyn...James F. Byrnes
Richard Dysart...President Harry S. Truman
Image for Hal HolbrookHal Holbrook...General George Marshall
Barnard Hughes...Secretary Stimpson
John McMartin...Dr. Arthur Compton
David Ogden-Stiers...President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Anne Twomey...Kitty Oppenheimer
Lawrence Dane
Ron Frazier...Col. Pash
Olek Krupa...Edward Teller
Bernie McInerney
John Pielmeier...Seth