The Chain Reaction (1980)

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  • Man at the Edge of the Freeway Alternative
  • The Chain Reactions Alternative


An accident at a central repository for nuclear waste in central Australia results in the contamination of the area's water supply and a technician exposed to radiation at the plant tries to warn the public.

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