About the film
Our Friend the Atom
Release Date: January 23, 1957
|Production Companies||:||Walt Disney Productions|
Dr. Heinz Haber, a noted scientist in the field of atomic energy, hosts this look at the possibility of an exciting new power source. He starts by comparing atomic energy to a genie in a bottle, both of which capable of doing both good and evil, and it is up to humankind to develop safe controls over this largely unexplored science.