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Science-Fiction Thriller Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19861h 58mOn: HBO MAX HBO Tags: Science Teen Country: America

Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government secrecy and mutually assured destruction were key political and military issues.The Manhattan Project featuring John Lithgow and Christopher Collet is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, and streaming on HBO. It's a Science Fiction and Thriller movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.2 (5,720 votes).

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#11,260 Ranked Movie

#342 Ranked in Technology Movies

#463 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#1294 Ranked in Science-Fiction Movies

The Manhattan Project has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.2 (5,720 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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