Assault on the Wayne is a 1971 American Cold War-themed thriller action made-for-TV film, starring Joseph Cotten, Lloyd Haynes, Dewey Martin, Leonard Nimoy and William Windom. It aired on January 12, 1971 in the ABC Movie of the Week space.[1] This movie was originally broadcast on the same night as All in the Family premiered.

Assault on the Wayne
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GenreThriller
War
Action
Written byJackson Gillis
Directed byMarvin J. Chomsky
StarringJoseph Cotten
Lloyd Haynes
Dewey Martin
Leonard Nimoy
William Windom
Theme music composerLeith Stevens
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
CinematographyHoward Schwartz
Editor(s)Donald R. Rode
Running time75 min.
Production company(s)Paramount Television
DistributorABC
Release
Original networkABC
Original releaseJanuary 12, 1971

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PlotEdit

A US Navy nuclear submarine is sabotaged to steal an anti-ballistic missile guidance system.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "TV Listings for January 12, 1971". TV Tango. Retrieved 1 September 2014.

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