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Black Sunday (1976)

Directed by John Frankenheimer. Cast: Robert Shaw, Bruce Dern, Marthe Keller, Fritz Weaver, Bekim Fehmiu. A Black September terrorist group attempts to blow up a Goodyear blimp hovering over the Super Bowl stadium with 80,000 people and the President of the United States in attendance. 143 min. Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database
Reviews and articles:
Engle, Gary D. "John Frankenheimer. An Interview." Film Criticism; Fall77, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p2-14, 13p Full-text of this article / review is available:UC users only
Semmerling, Tim Jon. "Black Sunday: The Loss of Frontier Heroism (1976)." In: "Evil" Arabs in American popular film : orientalist fear Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006. Print: MAIN: PN1995.9.A68 S46 2006)