Based in part on Robert F. Kennedy's book, "Thirteen Days," this film profiles the Kennedy Administration's actions during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
U.N. Secretary-General U Thant
Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
President John F. Kennedy
U.N. Ambassador Adlai Stevenson
Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev
David Powers, Special Assistant to the President
John McCone, Director CIA
Theodore Sorensen, Special Counsel
Former Secretary of State Dean Acheson
David Ormsby-Gore, British Ambassador to U.S.
Gen. Maxwell Taylor, Army Chief of Staff
Gen. David M. Shoup, USMC Commandant