Special Bulletin is a 1983 television movie starring Ed Flanders as John
Woodley, Kathryn Walker as Susan Myles and Roxanne Hart as Megan
Barclay. Off the shore of South Carolina, a radical anti-nuclear group
takes a news reporter and cameraman hostage. If their demands are not
met, the group promises to detonate a nuclear weapon. In 1983, Special
Bulletin was awarded an Emmy Award and a Humanitas Prize. One year
later, the television movie received awards from the Writers Guild of
America and the Directors Guild of America.