Seven Days in MayFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaSeven Days in MayTheatrical release posterDirected by John FrankenheimerProduced by Edward LewisScreenplay by Rod SerlingBased on the novel byFletcher Knebel& Charles W. Bailey IIStarring Burt LancasterKirk DouglasFredric MarchAva GardnerMusic by Jerry GoldsmithCinematography Ellsworth FredricksEdited by Ferris WebsterProductioncompanySeven Arts ProductionsJohn Frankenheimer – Joel Productions Inc.Distributed by Paramount PicturesRelease dateFebruary 12, 1964 (Washington, DC)Running time118 minutesCountry United StatesLanguage EnglishBudget $2.2 millionBox office $3,650,000 (rentals)
Seven Days in May is a 1964 American political thriller motion picture about a military-political cabal’s planned take-over of the United States government in reaction to the president’s negotiation of a disarmament treaty with the Soviet Union. Directed by John Frankenheimer, it stars Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Fredric March, and Ava Gardner. The screenplay was written by Rod Serling based on the novel of the same name by Fletcher Knebel and Charles W. Bailey II, published in September 1962.
Source: Seven Days in May – Wikipedia