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Secret Weapon (1990)

Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, History | TV Movie 19 March 1990
The story of nuclear technician Mordechai Vanunu, an Israeli pacifist and government employee, who committed an act of treason in 1986 by informing the British press that his country is working on a nuclear bomb.

Director:

Ian Sharp

Writer:

Nick Evans

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Griffin Dunne ... Mordechai Vanunu
Karen Allen ... Ruth
Jeroen Krabbé ... Asher
Stuart Wilson ... Peter Hounam
Joe Petruzzi Joe Petruzzi ... Felix Romero
John Rhys-Davies ... Mossad Chief
Brian Cox ... Andrew Neil
Iain Mitchell Iain Mitchell ... Robin Morgan
Patrick Bailey Patrick Bailey ... Leo Perkins
Ronnie Stevens ... Prof. Barnaby
Chris Constantinou Chris Constantinou ... Moshe
Emma Hitching Emma Hitching ... Sara
Oliver Lewis Oliver Lewis ... Uri
Michael D'Cruze Michael D'Cruze ... Recordist
Jeff Truman ... Stephen Grey
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Storyline

This film is based upon the true story of Mordechai Vanunu, an Israeli lab technician who left his job and country in protest of the nuclear arms project to which he'd been assigned. Going public, he hoped to deter the hellish mission and sway world opinion against those within his country responsible for the nuclear buildup. Written by mycroftmy

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Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 March 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Arma Secreta See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Karen Allen and John Rhys-Davies appeared in Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). See more »

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