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The Bedford Incident


The Bedford Incident was an attempt by Columbia Pictures -- which had previously made [[Feature~V62164~Dr. Strangelove~drstrangeloveorhowilearnedtostopworryingandlovethebomb]] and released [[Feature~V16577~Fail-Safe~failsafe]] -- to tap the well of public anxiety surrounding nuclear weapons and the Cold War one more time. Reporter Ben Munceford ([[Performer~P106725~Sidney Poitier~sidneypoitier]]) is allowed aboard a navy ship on patrol near the Arctic Circle, under the command of Captain Eric Finlander...more