[LMB] OF: Australian SF

brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Oct 8 01:39:52 BST 2021



> On Oct 7, 2021, at 6:31 PM, Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I read the book "On The Beach" and saw the movie. The main character was
> the captain of the last surviving nuclear submarine his crew and the people
> of Australia. The most poignant scene is when Moira stands on the bluff
> looking over the sea as the submarine and her crew dives for the last time.
> It definitely was not a cheerful ending.

I saw the movie when it came out, and remembered images of the lines & of San Francisco and the music.   I didn’t read it until last year.


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