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The Manhattan Project

The Manhattan Project

Paul Stevens' high school science project has gotten a little out of hand. He just built an atomic bomb. Now he's got 11 hours to make sure it doesn't work.Jun. 13, 1986USA118 Min.PG-13
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Paul Stephens, a high college student in Ithaca, New York, is generally unmotivated academically despite being a science geek, his hobby, as per his age, primarily in the ones technology objects that have a wow factor. It is his interest in technological know-how that connects him to Dr. John Mathewson, a scientist currently having relocated to Ithaca and who’s interested romantically in Paul’s quickly to be divorced mom, Elizabeth Stephens. It is in that want to impress Elizabeth through Paul that John invitations Paul to Medatomics, a medical research facility, in order that he can demonstrate some of the ones “wow” kind experiments on which he and his colleagues are running. While impressed sufficient, Paul is although extra interested by something else inside the facility that John handiest makes passing reference to when asked, that “green goo” which in mixture with different matters Paul discovers around the facility making him believe that the facility sincerely a mystery government nuclear one, the green goo radioactive fabric for atomic bombs. Paul and his classmate/female friend Jenny Anderman, an aspiring journalist, want to expose Medatomics for what they consider it to be as there has been no community notification approximately working a probably dangerous nuclear facility there. While Jenny desires to go the conventional course in writing an expos√©, Paul believes there’s only one effective way to get their message throughout to the sector at the same time as making them each famous. The in addition Paul, with Jenny’s assist, receives to enacting his plan to its intended give up, the extra he may region their lives and that of the network in threat, in particular if the authorities find out what he’s doing. tt0091472

The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project
Original title The Manhattan Project
IMDb Rating 6.2 5,278 votes
TMDb Rating 6.3 49 votes



John Lithgow isJohn Mathewson
John Mathewson
Christopher Collet isPaul Stephens
Paul Stephens
Cynthia Nixon isJenny Anderman
Jenny Anderman
Jill Eikenberry isElizabeth Stephens
Elizabeth Stephens
John Mahoney isLt. Col. Conroy
Lt. Col. Conroy
Richard Jenkins isRadiation Controls Officer
Radiation Controls Officer
Steve Blum isLaser Efficiency Kid (as Richard Cardona)
Laser Efficiency Kid (as Richard Cardona)

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