"Extraordinary! It keeps you hanging on every twist and turn." -Donald Anson, Newsweek
For thirteen days in October, 1962, the United States and the Soviet Union stood on the brink of war over the discovery of Soviet weapons in Cuba. President John F. Kennedy (Bruce Greenwood), Bobby Kennedy (Steven Culp) and Special Assistant to the President Kenneth P. O'Donnell (Kevin Costner) struggle to prevent nuclear war.