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The War of the Worlds (1953)
Front Cover Actor
Gene Barry
Ann Robinson
Les Tremayne
Robert Cornthwaite
Sandro Giglio
Movie Details
Director Byron Haskin
Studio Paramount Pictures
Language English
Audience Rating G (General Audience)
Running Time 85 mins
Country USA
Color Color
H.G. Wells' chilling novel of a Martian invasion of Earth becomes even more frightening in this 1952 film adaptation that's widely regarded as one of the greatest sci-fi movies of all time. An Oscar. winner for Best Special Effects, The War of the Worlds delivers eye-popping thrills, laser-hot action and unrelenting, edge-of-your-seat suspense. No one who has seen the film's depiction of the swan-shaped Martian machines-ticking and hissing menacingly as they cut their path of destruction-will ever forget their ominous impact.
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 811
Collection Status In Collection
DVD Carousel Carousel 12
Slot 16
Links Amazon US
Product Details
Edition Special Collector's Edition
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio 1.33:1
UPC (Barcode) 097360263923
Release Date 11/1/2005
Subtitles English
Audio Tracks English Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1