Chernobyl: The Final Warning

Chernobyl: The Final Warning is a 1991 American made-for-television disaster drama film starring Jon Voight, Jason Robards and Sammi Davis. The film chronicles the Chernobyl disaster.[1]

Chernobyl: The Final Warning
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Written byErnest Kinoy
Directed byAnthony Page
StarringJon Voight
Jason Robards
Sammi Davis
Music byBilly Goldenberg
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Executive producer(s)Roger Gimbel
A.K. Surikov
Producer(s)Philip Barry Jr.
Production location(s)Kursk, Russia
CinematographyRay Goode
Editor(s)Chris Wimble
Running time95 minutes
Production company(s)Carolco Television Productions
DistributorTurner Entertainment
Original networkTNT
Picture formatColor
Original releaseApril 22, 1991 (1991-04-22)


Based on a true account of events, the plot interweaves the stories of a fireman at the nuclear power plant, his pregnant wife, the government officials whose policies helped and hindered rescue efforts and America's Dr. Robert Gale (Jon Voight), who led the international medical team that helped treat survivors of the disaster.[2] Robert Gale published the original account of his experiences under the same title in 1988 with Thomas Hauser;[3][4] it was adapted by Ernest Kinoy for the screenplay.[1]


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  1. ^ a b Chernobyl: The Final Warning on IMDb, retrieved 4 Dec 2012
  2. ^ TCM. Chernobyl: The Final Warning Retrieved 4 Dec 2012
  3. ^ King, Susan (April 21, 1991). "Profile : Jon Voight's Chernobyl 'Warning'". NYT. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  4. ^ Gale, Robert Peter; Hauser, Thomas (1988). Chernobyl : The Final Warning. Hamish Hamilton. ISBN 024112185X.