Made-for-tv film (1972). ABC Circle/ABC TV. Directed by Michael Crichton. Written by Robert Dozier, based on Binary (1972) by John Lange (Crichton). Cast includes Ben Gazzara, E G Marshall, Martin Sheen, William Windom and Joseph Wiseman. 72 minutes. Colour.
In this lively thriller, Crichton's directorial debut, an extremist politician plans to use a nerve-gas chemical weapon, capable of killing millions, in San Diego during a Republican convention in order to kill the US President. [JB/PN]
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