Before the "main attraction" at movie theaters, 1957 filmgoers could catch up with world events by watching dramatic Universal-International newsreels narrated by Ed Herlihy. Included in this newsreel compilation are stories about the launch of the Soviet satellite Sputnik I; the Yankees-Braves showdown in the World Series; the emergence of Ghana as a new nation; the tragic toll of tornados that struck the American Midwest; and more. 79 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.