Classic Countdown will celebrate one of the most loved programs ever produced & broadcast by the ABC, spanning 13 years from 1974-1987, providing the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Classic Countdown - The Final Countdown (film) - Netflix
The Final Countdown is a 1980 alternate history science fiction film about a modern aircraft carrier that travels through time to the day before the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. Produced by Peter Vincent Douglas and directed by Don Taylor, the film stars Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, James Farentino, Katharine Ross and Charles Durning. This was Taylor's final film. Produced with the full cooperation of the United States Navy, set and filmed on board the actual USS Nimitz supercarrier, The Final Countdown was a moderate success at the box office.
Classic Countdown - Aircraft appearing in the production - Netflix
Aichi Val replica Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior Grumman F-14 Tomcat Grumman E-2 Hawkeye Grumman A-6 Intruder Lockheed S-3 Viking LTV A-7 Corsair II McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II (briefly) North American RA-5C Vigilante (briefly) North American T-6 Texan modified to resemble Mitsubishi A6M Zero North American T-6 Texan modified to resemble Nakajima Kate Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King Vought RF-8G Crusader
Classic Countdown - References - Netflix