- Release Date: November 19, 2008
- Run Time: 3 hr 21 min
- Rating: NR
Synopsis: Fathom presents an encore presentation of John Adams’ Doctor Atomic in HD on the Big Screen! The encore presentation (captured live on Saturday, November 8th) will be shown for one day only on Wednesday, November 19th, 2008, at 7 PM in all time zones. John Adams’ contemporary masterpiece explores a momentous episode of modern history: the creation of the atomic bomb. Director Penny Woolcock makes her Met debut with this gripping story that changed the course of history. Baritone Gerald Finley plays J. Robert Oppenheimer, with Alan Gilbert conducting.