The movie outlines the rising tensions between the Soviet Union, Iran and the United States resulting in nuclear war. The effects of nuclear fallout on the working class city of Sheffield, England are devastating and only get worse as they are documented over the course of the following decade.

On this week’s episode…

Join the crew as we discuss nuclear fallout, nuclear winter and the end of civilization as we know it in, Threads (1984).

“This time, they are playing with at best the destruction of life as we know it, and at worst total annihilation. You cannot win a nuclear war!”
– Peace Speaker