Nightbreaker (1989) Movie poster and book cover compared.

Nightbreaker

Peter Markle, 1989

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Atomic Soldiers: American Victims Of Nuclear Experiments
Howard L. Rosenberg, 1980

Nightbreaker is a movie directed by Peter Markle in 1989 and based on the book Atomic Soldiers: American Victims Of Nuclear Experiments by Howard L. Rosenberg, first published in 1980. The movie features Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Lea Thompson, Melinda Dillon, Joe Pantoliano, Paul Eiding, and others.

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RATING

6.3

/ 10

Movie Poster: Nightbreaker (Peter Markle, 1989)

6

/ 10

Book Cover: Atomic Soldiers: American Victims Of Nuclear Experiments (Howard L. Rosenberg, 1980)

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Storyline

In 1956 on a desert not far from Las Vegas, the military conducts nuclear tests. Dr. Alexander Brown begins his career as a neurologist there, overseeing a top-secret project: studying the soldiers’ stress resistance near a hazardous atomic testing base. Back in the present day, Dr. Brown has become a wealthy and renowned neurologist, married to the beautiful Paula. Everything seems to be perfect, yet Paula struggles to comprehend her husband’s uncontrollable anxieties.

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Movie vs Book

Poster of Nightbreaker, the 1989 movie by Peter Markle

Year

1989

Minutes

99

Movie Rate

6.30

Source: IMDb

Cover of Atomic Soldiers: American Victims Of Nuclear Experiments, the 1980 book by Howard L. Rosenberg

Year

1980

Pages

192

Book Rate

6.00

S: Goodreads

Book

Atomic Soldiers: American Victims Of Nuclear Experiments

Country: USA

First published in: 1980

Length: 192 pages

Genre: Fiction

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