The China Syndrome

Also Known As

A Síndrome da China ( Brazil ), Chinski syndrom ( Poland ), Das China-Syndrom ( West Germany ), Dünyanin kaderi ( Turkey ), El síndrome de China ( Argentina / Spain ), Ha-Syndrome Ha-Sini ( Israel ), Kiina-ilmiö ( Finland ), Kína szindróma ( Hungary ), Kina-syndromet ( Denmark / Sweden ), Le syndrome chinois ( Canada / France ), O Síndroma da China ( Portugal ), Síndrome da China ( Brazil ), Sindrome cinese ( Italy ), To syndromo tis Kinas ( Greece )

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The China Syndrome

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Cast Open full cast

Jane Fonda

Kimberly Wells

Jack Lemmon

Jack Godell

Michael Douglas

Richard Adams

Scott Brady

Herman De Young

Storyline

KTLA Television human interest reporter Kimberly Wells aspires to do hard hitting news stories, whereas station brass wants to keep her to her current position; they're more concerned about the color, length and style of her hair than her investigative abilities. While doing a human interest story at the Ventana nuclear power plant, she may have stumbled onto her dream story when on-site she witnesses what she thinks is a near nuclear disaster. Her freelance cameraman and ... more


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rooster

Karma133907

Grade

C+

Thx24 September 2016

for comments. Hey Tuffy and Lizzy.

mm

Karma1000

Grade

A+

Great Movie28 September 2014

Great cast, direction and timing of this film was uncanny. You need to go back to the late 70's to appreciate how this film told a fictional story at the same time a real nuclear meltdown occurred.

m1ndNumb

Karma3028

Grade

C+

Somewhat watchable02 August 2012

This was filmed in the late 70's when even the word "nuclear" scared people. There's really no action or much going on at all within the first 40 minutes. That's when we decided to move on to something more entertaining.

Lizzy

Karma1299050

Grade

B+

Thanks for that comment good to know.18 February 2012

Thanks for that comment good to know.

Mad About Movies

Karma1317540

Grade

B+

Thanks23 January 2012

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

Mel

Karma330

Grade

B+

Good Movie20 November 2011

Good movie! Has quite an engaging ending. Was quite dramatic.

Lucky Luke

Karma87728

Grade

B+

Thriller Drama09 October 2011

Has anyone seen this.

Lizzy

Karma1299050

Grade

C+

I havent seen it is it worth viewing?15 April 2011

I havent seen it is it worth viewing?

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