Atomic City, The (1952): Jerry Hopper’s Thriller

In this thriller, produced by Paramount and directed by Jerry Hopper, Gene Barry plays a scientist working in Los Alamos.

This quintessentially 1950s film contains some documentary footage of the nuclear research center.
Oscar Nominations: 1
Story and Screenplay: Sydney Boehm
Oscar Context:
The Story and Screenplay Oscar went to T.E.B. Clarke for the British comedy, “The Lavender Hill Mob,” starring Alec Guinness.