A serio-reality take on modern events. Shown in a "breaking news" format, much of the footage is from the perspective of the newsanchors hosting a CNN-like network news show. A TV crew is taken hostage on a tugboat while covering a workers strike. The demands of the nuclear terrorists are voiced and they threaten to detonate a nuclear device of their own if their demands aren't met. Winner of 4 Primetime Emmys.
Special Bulletin (1983) TV Movie
Cast: Christopher Allport, David Clennon, David Rasche, Ed Flanders, Kathryn Walker, Mie Hunt, Rosalind Cash, Roxanne Hart