- Release Date: November 8, 2008
- Run Time: 3 hr 21 min
- Rating: NR
- Genre: Concert/Special Events
Synopsis: Fathom presents the excitement of The Met: Live in HD on the Big Screen! The LIVE transmission of John Adams’ Doctor Atomic will be shown for one day only on Saturday, November 8th at 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT in select theatres nationwide. 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.