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Countdown

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Improvisational director [[Performer~P79456~Robert Altman~robertaltman]] hadn't yet found his cinematic "voice" when he helmed the conformist, stick-to-the-script Countdown. [[Performer~P83766~James Caan~jamescaan]] is top-billed as a scientist who is chosen over astronaut [[Performer~P88530~Robert Duvall~robertduvall]] for the upcoming NASA moon shot. In their haste to beat the Russians to the moon, the NASA folks have tried to sidestep several safety measures, but doctor [[Performer~P522~Charles...more

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