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Atomic Train

Atomic Train

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Sunday, May 16, 1999 11.3 17 2
Monday, May 17, 1999 10.2 16 2
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  • Season: 1998-99
  • Network: NBC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Miniseries
  • Subject Matter: Disaster, Action/Adventure
  • Misc.: 4 Hours

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Plot Synopsis

A runaway train carrying nuclear waste and a nuclear bomb hurtles downhill toward Denver. In an effort to stop the deadly vehicle a NTSB official jumps aboard, but is unable to avert the disaster. Chaos mounts in Washington D.C and throughout Colorado when the train is intentionally derailed outside the city and the bomb detonates. After the blast survivors try to and make their way to safety amid the rubble.


Production Company:

  • Dennis Hammer Prods. IAW NBC Prods.

Production Type:

  • In-House
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