Red Dawn, both the 1984 original, and the 2012 remake, are dated. Communists don't need to invade this country. All they have to do is subvert it from the inside. In 1922, Mussolini "led" the Fascists' march on Rome. In 1933, Hitler, through the connivance of Franz von Papen, Hitler became
Chancellor of Weimar Germany, and ultimately, Der Fuhrer. Another program that didn't get good reviews, or ratings, was the 1987 ABC miniseries Amerika.