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80s movie about the aftermath of a nuclear war.

Its about a group of non related characters that go about thier lives in the midst of growing tensions between US and USSR. One works in an underground nuclear warhead facility, one is a doctor, one is a college student, one is about to get married.

It has some well known actors in it including John Lithgow and the actor from the Police Academy movies, who i believe his name is Steve Guttenberg.

It sounds very similar to the title, Day After Tomorrow but it isnt that, as thats a recent disaster movie
asked Nov 19 in Name That Movie by marty344 (346 points)

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"The Day After" (1983)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0085404/
Detailed plot summary on Wikipedia here:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Day_After

John Lithgow and Steve Guttenberg are in the movie.

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answered Nov 19 by casspir (19,451 points)
selected Nov 20 by marty344
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