The War of the Worlds

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The War of the Worlds is a novel written by H.G. Wells in 1898 depicting an alien invasion of the earth. Since then, The War of the Worlds has entered popular culture, with a vast number of books, films, TV series and comic books using themes from this book, whether acknowledged or not. Adaptations have tended to move the date of the invasion but the basic theme has remained the same. It is being made into a major Hollywood motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg, and starring Tom Cruise, which is set for release on June 29, 2005.

Entries on The War of the Worlds

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Television

  • Martian Mania: The True Story of "The War of the Worlds", (1998)

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Note: This book's Copyright date (1987) was "modified" by the publicist to appear to be Copywritten in 1985, so catalog data should be cross-checked.

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