The residents of a small town are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills, but their joy is short-lived when they discover it has passengers who are not very friendly.

  1. Byron Haskin


  2. H.G. Wells


  3. Barré Lyndon


Top Billed Cast

  1. Gene Barry

    Gene Barry

    Dr. Clayton Forrester

  2. Ann Robinson

    Ann Robinson

    Sylvia Van Buren

  3. Les Tremayne

    Les Tremayne

    General Mann

  4. Lewis Martin

    Lewis Martin

    Pastor Dr. Matthew Collins

  5. Robert Cornthwaite

    Robert Cornthwaite

    Dr. Pryor

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The War of the Worlds
The War of the Worlds


Status Released

Release Information

  • August 13, 1953


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 25m

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $2,000,000.00



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