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Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists In the initial 1983 broadcast of The Day After, when the U
In 1987, during the era of 's and reforms, the film was shown on Also cut were images of radiation sickness, as well as graphic post-attack violence from survivors such as food riots, looting, and general lawlessness as authorities attempted to restore order

Then, ABC hired Robert Butler to direct the project.

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Music from the footage, conversely, was not edited out
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A two disc Blu-ray special edition was released in 2018 by video specialty label , presenting the film in high definition
Lawrence was also agreed upon as being the "geographic center" of the United States Director Nicholas Meyer felt the original script was padded, and suggested cutting out an hour of material to present the whole film in one night
He made it clear to ABC that no big TV or film stars should be in The Day After The explosions cause , disabling vehicles and destroying the electrical grid, moments before heat and blast waves destroy and vaporize everything nearby

After this screening, many executives were deeply moved and some even cried, leading Meyer to believe they approved of his cut.

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However, after reading the script, Meyer agreed to direct The Day After
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Nuclear fallout and its deadly effects are felt everywhere in the region
Discussion groups were also formed nationwide Meyer persuaded ABC to dedicate the film to the citizens of Lawrence, and also to put a disclaimer at the end of the film, following the credits, letting the viewer know that The Day After downplayed the true effects of nuclear war so they would be able to have a story
Food and water are in very short supply, and looting and other criminal activity leads to the imposition of martial law Later, while flying to visit his parents in New York City, Meyer happened to be on the same plane with and asked him to join the cast

Some footage was reinstated for the film's release on home video.

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ABC, Hume, and Papazian realized that for the scene depicting the nuclear blast, they would have to use state-of-the-art special effects and they took the first step by hiring some of the best special effects people in the business to draw up some storyboards for the complicated blast scene
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McCoy takes refuge in a truck trailer, and Klein, who had hitchhiked as far as Harrisonville, finds the Dahlberg home and begs for protection in the family's basement
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Jim Dahlberg, returning home from a municipal meeting about agricultural techniques that may work to grow food in the new circumstances, finds squatters on the farm