Deadline 40 years old

It's the most lethal deadline in history and if it's not met, three and a half million people will die!

A journalist sets out to report on a minor earthquake in the Australian outback, and finds that the tremor was a result of a small nuclear explosion - part of an extortion threat that has the government fearing nuclear blackmail. With the help of local reporters, and despite the harassment of the security agencies, he sets out to avert the crisis.

Credits

Deadline Cast

Name Character
Trisha Noble She was 37, now 78 years old as Gillian Boles
Bill Kerr He was 59, now 100 years old as Willliam Ashby
Barry Newman He was 43, now 83 years old as Barney Duncan

Deadline Crew

Name Department
Arch Nicholson as Director. He was 41 (49) years old when He died Directing
Hal McElroy as Producer. He was 35 (now 76) years old Production
Deadline (40 years)

It's the most lethal deadline in history and if it's not met, three and a half million people will die!

  • Release day: Friday, January 01, 1982
  • Runtime: 94 minutes
  • Budget: 790000.00