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The War of the Worlds (1953)  link to The War of the Worlds on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1374

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Country: USA, 85 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Spanish

Genre(s): Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi

Director(s): Byron Haskin


H.G. Wells' classic novel is brought to life in this tale of alien invasion. The residents of a small town in California are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. Their joy is tempered somewhat when they discover that it has passengers who are not very friendly.


photo Gene Barry Gene Barry Dr. Clayton Forrester
photo Ann Robinson Ann Robinson Sylvia Van Buren
photo Les Tremayne Les Tremayne Maj. Gen. Mann
photo Robert Cornthwaite Robert Cornthwaite Dr. Pryor
photo Paul Frees Paul Frees Second Radio Reporter / Opening Announcer

Medium: Bluray,

Comments: Criterion Collection;UPC715515248617;;Criterion Collection - Spine #1037;

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy ratio)