Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
8.3 Rating
(1759 ratings)
8.4 IMDB rating
Your Rating:

Add to favorites
Directed by


Starring (View all)
Peter Sellers Peter Sellers
Group Capt. Lionel Mandrake / President Merkin Muffley / Dr. Strangelove
George C. Scott George C. Scott
Gen. 'Buck' Turgidson
Sterling Hayden Sterling Hayden
Brig. Gen. Jack D. Ripper
Keenan Wynn Keenan Wynn
Col. 'Bat' Guano
Slim Pickens Slim Pickens
Maj. 'King' Kong
Peter Bull Peter Bull
Russian Ambassador Alexi de Sadesky
James Earl Jones James Earl Jones
Lt. Lothar Zogg
Tracy Reed Tracy Reed
Miss Scott


Written by (View all)
Stanley Kubrick Stanley Kubrick
(screenplay)
Terry Southern Terry Southern
(screenplay)


Lists

477 votes
1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die (1001 items)
list by upidipi
Published 10 years, 10 months ago 873 comments
235 votes
IMDb Top 250 [Official] (252 items)
list by Prelude
Published 12 years, 9 months ago 30 comments
209 votes
The Most Iconic Images in Cinema History (128 items)
list by propelas
Published 8 years, 5 months ago 24 comments
205 votes
Greatest Unscripted Scenes (25 items)
list by Aira
Published 8 years, 4 months ago 17 comments
178 votes
500 Essential Cult Movies (502 items)
list by Mackenzi
Published 3 years ago 6 comments

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Videos

Dr. Strangelove trailer

577 Views

Added 10 years ago


Dr. Strangelove

192 Views

Added 10 years ago


Major Kong Rides the Bomb

90 Views

Added 9 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

15 votes
9 votes
8 votes
6 votes
6 votes

Reviews

Review

7 years, 8 months ago at Jun 12 22:48
6 votes
When I first saw this film 2 years ago, I saw it, I thought about it for a second, and I thought it was good, but I didn't understand why it was so universally loved. Really high on IMDB's Top 250 list, has a near perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes, put high on a few of AFI's lists, and at the top of many people's and critic's all time favorite films. So I got to thinking, why was it so well loved?<... read more

Love the bomb.

11 years, 11 months ago at Mar 31 15:01
5 votes
There is no doubt in my mind that Peter Sellers made this movie. And what a movie!

Sellers plays several characters in this film, Group Captain Lionel Mandrake, President Merkin Muffley and of course Dr. Strangelove. Each not only showed an amazing command of various accents, English, American and German in that order; but highlighted just exactly why Seller's was one of the greate... read more

Brilliant satirical comedy about the Col

13 years, 4 months ago at Oct 20 19:48
4 votes
Not having grown up in the black & white era, I can't say I'm normally a fan of old classics, yet this movie compelled me. It's one of the most satirical black comedy I've ever seen, dealing with a topic that was very sensitive to people at the time; Nuclear War with the USSR.

It centres around a US General that has lost his sanity and single-handedly issues a code to all the B-... read more
View all Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb reviews (4 more)
Description: Convinced that the Russians have infiltrated America's "vital essence," the crazed General Jack D. Ripper (Sterling Hayden) gives the go code to the 843rd bomb wing to attack Russia, setting in motion a series of darkly hilarious vignettes involving gung-ho soldiers, wacky generals, spying Russians, drunken premiers, battles with soda machines, fights in the War Room, and the Russians' top-secret Doomsday Machine. Shot in black and white, the film has three main centers of action: one of the B-52 bombers, on which a group of loyal men know they are about to start World War III; Burpelson Air Force Base, where Group Cap ... (more)
Release date: 29 January 1964
UPC: 043396017290
Tags: Comedy (63), War (50), Satire (42), Cold War (35), 1960s (29), Black Comedy (25), 1964 (25), Classic (19), Military (14), Kubrick (13), UK (12), Black And White (11), Nuclear (11), Atomic Bomb (11), Paranoia (10), Cult (9), Black & White (7), Usa (6), Russia (6), President (6)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

rewster added this to a list 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Best Movie, Year by Year (90 movies items)
Exclusive voted for an image 2 weeks, 6 days ago

r04n1ez posted 11 images [View All] 3 weeks, 3 days ago

sdepy83 added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
1964 Films Ranked (19 movies items)
sdepy83 voted for an image 1 month, 2 weeks ago

BeeKeeper added this to a list 1 month, 2 weeks ago
100 movies (81 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 2 months, 1 week ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2012 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2011: 244 2010: 243 2009: 242 2008: 240 2007: 240 2006: 266 2005: 275 2004: 291 2003: 293 2002: 258 2001: 350 2000: 301 1999: 292 1998: 325 "


crazymetalhead added this to a list 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Anautix added this to a list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
My Movie Highlights of the 1960s (+Watchlists) (95 movies items)

"my rating: 6,5"


Anautix added this to a list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Anautix' Movie Diary 2019 (131 movies items)

"10.11.2019 my rating: 6,5"


Georgini voted for an image 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Kandi added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Movies Characters on Crutch (18 movies items)

" Peter Sellers as Dr. Strangelove"


Clarence added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Watched (2019) (1200 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
Stehako added this to a list 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Mikey M added this to a list 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Empire top 500 (450 movies items)
Exclusive voted for an image 7 months ago

Kandi added this to a list 7 months ago
Wheelchair - Movies (42 movies items)

" (1964) Peter Sellers"


jeffpsych added this to a list 7 months, 4 weeks ago
1001 favorite films (1019 movies items)
Georgini voted for an image 8 months ago

nathan added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Movies seen at the cinema (701 movies items)

"4K restoration screening at Astor Theatre, Melbourne "


perod voted for 3 images 8 months, 2 weeks ago

Stehako added this to a list 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2011 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2010: 243 2009: 242 2008: 240 2007: 240 2006: 266 2005: 275 2004: 291 2003: 293 2002: 258 2001: 350 2000: 301 1999: 292 1998: 325 "


mo∞on added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Stanley Kubrick Movies (13 movies items)
Kandi voted for 3 images 10 months, 2 weeks ago

Stehako added this to a list 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2010 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2009: 242 2008: 240 2007: 240 2006: 266 2005: 275 2004: 291 2003: 293 2002: 258 2001: 350 2000: 301 1999: 292 1998: 325 "


sdepy83 added this to a list 11 months ago
Narratorjebi voted for an image 11 months, 1 week ago

sdepy83 added this to a list 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Top 10 - Stanley Kubrick (10 movies items)
sdepy83 voted for an image 11 months, 3 weeks ago

Kandi added this to a list 12 months ago
Colonels Characters - Movies (38 movies items)

" Keenan Wynn as Colonel 'Bat' Guano"


changonieto added this to a list 1 year ago
2019 movie diary (so far) (52 movies items)
cabrerawrk added this to a list 1 year ago
Favorite Movies (120 movies items)
tomahawk added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
War Movies (54 movies items)
tomahawk added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Favorite Movies (40 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 3 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2009 Edition) (950 movies items)

"2008: 240 2007: 240 2006: 266 2005: 275 2004: 291 2003: 293 2002: 258 2001: 350 2000: 301 1999: 292 1998: 325 "


Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Favorite Films of All Time (2008 Edition) (900 movies items)

"2007: 240 2006: 266 2005: 275 2004: 291 2003: 293 2002: 258 2001: 350 2000: 301 1999: 292 1998: 325 no change"


The Wolf added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Watched films in 2018 (63 movies items)

"15.9. DVD Uusintakatselu. Hermostuttavan intensiivinen, silti yksi hauskimmista koskaan. "


moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Nostalgia Critic - Top 11 WTF Alternate Endings (11 movies items)

"Not released to the public, there is an alternate ending of Dr. Strangelove in which the movie ends with a pie fight. The ending comes across as too out of place of the movie, so it changed. "


Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 6 months ago
Best Films of 1964 (25 movies items)

" Kubrik's satire is so beautifully orchestrated and shot you forget it's intended to be a silly comedy or is it really a drama that is sadly a comedy?"



« Prev12 3 4 Next »

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.5
Rating: 8
Rating: 8.4
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.5
Rating: 8.6
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.7
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 8.6
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 8.3