Benson (1979–1986)
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Scenario 

The staff is conducting an exercise on what would happen if there's a nuclear attack. But the computer plays out a scenario that is almost hopeless for anyone to survive. And that's when ... See full summary »

Director:

Rob Dames

Writers:

Susan Harris (created by), Bob Fraser | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Robert Guillaume ... Benson DuBois
James Noble ... Governor Eugene Xavier Gatling
Inga Swenson ... Miss Gretchen Wilomena Kraus
Missy Gold ... Katherine 'Katie' Olivia Gatling
Billie Bird ... Mrs. Rose Cassidy
Rene Auberjonois ... Clayton Runnymede Endicott III
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Storyline

The staff is conducting an exercise on what would happen if there's a nuclear attack. But the computer plays out a scenario that is almost hopeless for anyone to survive. And that's when they realize that surviving a nuclear attack is not the answer but preventing it. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Plot Keywords:

early internet | arpanet | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Family

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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 February 1985 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show was the first to reference the internet on US network television. In this episode they were accessing the ARPANET, the predecessor of the internet. See more »

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