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  • Original run:
    27 Apr 2013 – 27 Apr 2013
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  • Watched by:
    2 522 of 663 2690.38%
  • Total running time:
    3 hours 20 minutes
  • Episode duration:
    50 minutes
  • IMDB rating:
    7.6 of 10 486
  • rating:
    7.946 of 10 26 961
  • MyShows rating:
    4.07 of 5 1 419


April, 1986. Pripyat, Ukraine. A core meltdown occurred at Reactor 4 of the Chernobyl Power Plant. Over thirty people died during the blast but the estimated death toll as a result of the radiation fallout will reach a four-digit number. This accident will be considered the world's largest ecological disaster. Set at ground zero of a catastrophe, this film will reveal the details of the Chernobyl event. The shocking news of the explosion at the nuclear plant has spread, as the world watched the tragedy in fear and confusion. Hearts went out to those who displayed selfless courage and integrity in the initial efforts to stabilize the reactor power. But some were too busy being in love to notice what had just happened in nearby Chernobyl. The disaster has faded into the background...