A high school prodigy builds an atomic bomb with stolen plutonium to win the 45th National Science Fair and expose a nuclear weapons lab posing as nuclear medicine in Ithaca NY.
|约翰·利思戈 (John Lithgow)||饰||John Mathewson|
|理查德·肯索尔 (Richard Council)||饰||Government Aide|
|罗伯特·申坎 (Robert Schenkkan)||饰||Government Aide|
|艾德里安·斯帕克斯 (Adrian Sparks)||饰||Scientist|
The Manhattan Project tells of how 17 year-old Paul Stephens (Christopher Collet) and his girlfriend Jenny Anderman (Cynthia Nixon) an aspiring journalist, wants to alert their community a secret nucl
|发行公司||Cannon Screen Entertainment (1986) (Theatrical) (Australia)|
|Cannon Screen Entertainment (1986) (Theatrical) (United Kingdom)|
|Consorzio Italiano Distributori Indipendenti Film (CIDIF) (1987) (Theatrical) (Italy)|
|Cannon France (for Auteur Artistes Associaes) (1986) (Theatrical) (France)|
|Filmayer Vídeo (1988) (VHS) (Spain)|
|Weintraub Entertainment Group (sales) (1989) (All media) (United States)|
|Lumière Home Vídeo (1989) (VHS) (Brazil)|
|首映票房（美国）||$1,503,545, 15 June 1986|
- Dr. Mathewson's line, "fellow sons of bitches," is a reference to original Manhattan Project scientist Kenneth Bainbridge. Following the first successful test explosion of an atomic bomb on July 16, 1945, Bainbridge said to fellow project scientist J. Robert Oppenheimer, "Now we are all sons of bitches."
- The science projects and kids in the background of the science fair scenes were actual NYC middle school students with real science projects which were submitted to the NYC borough-wide science fair. These scenes were filmed over a three-day period at the Penta Hotel in NYC on 33rd St.
- The film was part of a 1980s cycle of films about atomic bombs and nuclear warfare which had started in 1979 with 中国综合症 (1979). The films included 丝克伍事件 (1983), 证言 (1983), 火线 (1984), 战争游戏 (1983), 浩劫后 (1983), The Atomic Cafe (1982), 曼哈顿工程 (1986), Whoops Apocalypse (1982), Special Bulletin (1983), 爆心投影点 (1987), Barefoot Gen (赤足小子 (1983)), Rules of Engagement (1989), 当风吹起的时候 (1986), Letters from a Dead Man (Pisma myortvogo cheloveka (1986)), Memoirs of a Survivor (1981) and 浩劫大逃亡 (1980).