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Starts slower than I remember but the last half an hour left a lump in my throat. Fred Astaire's acting in this movie was every bit as good as his dancing. Read morePublished 4 months ago by MarkSamuel
Please Note: this is not a review of the film, but a review of the Blu-ray release.
One great film!
BUT, I wish I would have read the reviews on amazon. Read more
This film hits you like a freight train, and you just can't take your eyes off the screen. The characters are sympathetic - all of them - and you wonder what you'd do in a similar... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is one Movie I kept looking for was so pleased to get it, could of don't without the sub lines but enjoyed it all the same, an all time gret.Published 8 months ago by Annie
Great anti-war film. Very brave for it's era. Not everything has to have explosions and special effects to get the job done. A rare outing for Fred Astaire in a dramatic role. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Mark Sherman
In the days of the Cold War; in the days when there were two super powers in the world; and, in the days when the atomic bomb hung over the heads of the western world we all waited... Read morePublished on Feb. 12 2012 by Wayne G. Daley
I know there are some scientific discrepancies and that the sub is actually diesel and not nuclear, but I don't care. Read morePublished on Jan. 18 2012 by Amazon Customer
On the Beach fails the realism test in two ways: scientifically and behaviorally. The first is forgivable; 40+ years ago, there was less understanding of what nuclear war would do... Read morePublished on July 17 2004