Easily the funniest movie ever made about global thermonuclear holocaust, DR. STRANGELOVE seems to grow more relevant with each passing year. Obsessed with the idea that Communists are trying to rob Americans of their "precious bodily fluids," General Jack D. Ripper (Hayden), commander of
Burpelson Air Force Base, goes completely mad and sends his bomber wing to attack the USSR. US President Muffley (Sellers) meets desperately with his advisors, including blustery Gen. "Buck" Turgidson (Scott) and wheelchair-bound ex-Nazi scientist Dr. Strangelove (also played by Sellers). Left
with little choice, the powers that be formulate a plan to have the Russians shoot down ...