Countdown to Zero

A cool examination of a potential catastrophe

“There are 23,000 nuclear weapons in the world,” the film announces, “and we don’t know where they are.” British filmmaker Lucy Walker’s "Countdown to Zero" (Magnolia Pictures) is a sober but captivating investigation into the dangers of nuclear weapons, exposing a variety of present-day threats and featuring insights from a host of international experts and world leaders who advocate total ... more >