Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, c2005.
Special collector's ed. ; full screen version.
1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby Digital, English mono. and 2.0 surround, French mono.
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English.
Title from container.
Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne.
Producer, George Pal ; music, Leith Stephens ; screenplay, Barre Lyndon ; director, Bryan Haskin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Based on the novel by H.G. Wells.
National Film Registry.
MPAA rating: G.
Resisdents of a small town are excited when they see a flaming meteor land in the hills. Thier excitement is dampened when they discover it has passengers from Mars aboard. They soon discover that the Martians are not very friendly.
Special features: commentary by Ann Robinson and Gene Barry ; commentary by the director with film historian Bob Burns and author Bill Warren ; amking-pf the film ; H.G. Wells, the father of science fiction ; radio broadcast ; original theatrical trailer.
War of the worlds (Motion picture : 1953)
026394 Paramount Pictures