Video/Film , DVD in English

The war of the worlds

Paramount pictures; directed by Byron Haskin; produced by George Pal; screenplay by Barre Lyndon.
  • Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Video, ©1999.
  • 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); Dolby digital sound.
  • Musical score by Leith Stephens.
  • Cast: Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne.
  • H.G. Wells' chilling story of the invasion of Earth by Martians. Mass evacuation begins in panic as nations unite in an effort to repel the aliens.
Other information
  • Videodisc release of the 1953 motion picture.
  • Title from container.
  • Based on the novel by H.G. Wells.
  • Includes standard version of film, interactive menus, scene selection, and theatrical trailer.
  • Language: English with optional dubbed French language soundtrack; closed captioned.
  • Awards: Academy Award winner for best special effects.
Publisher's number
  • 053037
  • 0792154657
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 41617493