The War of the Worlds (1953)

Director
Byron Haskin

Main cast
Gene Barry; Ann Robinson; Les Tremayne; Robert O. Cornthwaite; Sandro Giglio

Genres
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Description
H.G. Well's classic novel is brought to life is this tale of alien invasion. The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. Their joy is tempered some what when they discover it has passengers who are not very friendly. The movie itself is understood better when you consider it was made at the height of the Cold War - just replace Martian with Russian.


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