The War of the Worlds1953

| Forum | Gallery | Quotes || The War of the Worlds: DVD | Blu-Ray | Collectibles
The War of the Worlds
Directed by:
Byron Haskin

Directed by Byron Haskin, and written by Barré Lyndon (screenplay) and H.G. Wells (novel), "The War of the Worlds" is a Science Fiction film, released on July 29 of 1953 in the USA . Gene Barry is starring, alongside Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Robert Cornthwaite, Sandro Giglio and Lewis Martin.

Who directed "The War of the Worlds":

The War of the Worlds was directed by Byron Haskin, an American cinematographer, director, and writer.

Before making The War of the Worlds, Byron Haskin had directed Denver and Rio Grande, released in 1952, Tarzan's Peril (1951), Treasure Island (1950), I Walk Alone (1948), Action in the North Atlantic (1943). Since, he directed His Majesty O'Keefe, released in 1954, The Naked Jungle (1954), Long John Silver (1954), Conquest of Space (1955), From the Earth to the Moon (1958), and Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964).

When was "The War of the Worlds" released:

The War of the Worlds was first released on Wednesday, July 29, 1953 (Atlantic City, New Jersey), in the United States.. This was sixty-five (65) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, December 23, 1953 in France and on Wednesday, January 06, 1954 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The War of the Worlds":

At the casting of The War of the Worlds we find Gene Barry, previously seen in The Atomic City (1952); Ann Robinson (City Beneath the Sea (1953), Son of Ali Baba (1952)); Les Tremayne (Dream Wife (1953), I Love Melvin (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Lewis Martin, Houseley Stevenson Jr. and Henry Brandon can be seen in The Caddy, released in 1953.
  • Sandro Giglio, Paul Frees and Rudy Lee also appeared in When Worlds Collide, released in 1951.
  • Jack Kruschen and Vernon Rich can also be seen in Outside the Law, released in 1956.
  • Paul Frees and Jack Kruschen can be seen in The People Against O'Hara, released in 1951.

What is the Storyline of "The War of the Worlds":



After ten paragraphs of introductory remarks the narrative opens in an astronomical observatory at Ottershaw where explosions are seen on the surface of the planet Mars, creating much interest in the scientific community. Later a "meteor" lands on Horsell Common, southwest of London, near the narrator's home in Woking, Surrey. He is among the first to discover that the object is an artificial cylinder that opens, disgorging Martians who are "big" and "greyish" with "oil brown skin," "the size, [...]

Message board

Old Classics: "The War of the Worlds" (1953), a film by Byron Haskin
no reply yet - «The War of the Worlds» is a Science Fiction film directed by Byron Haskin, and written by H.G. Wells and Barré Lyndon, released on...

Start a Topic

Cast

 

Film PosterFilm Poster

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds

Explore more

They're already here: "War of the Worlds" (2005), a film by Steven Spielberg
1 message - Directed by Steven Spielberg, and written by Josh Friedman, David Koepp, and H.G. Wells, «War of the Worlds» is a Science...

War of the Worlds (2005)
1 message - to list:...

AWSOME
1 message - all the movies that Steven Speilberg is involve always turn out to be the extraordinary....just remeber what he gave us...transformer....war of the...

The War is Eternal. His Mission is Just the Beginning: "Priest" (2011), a film by Scott Stewart
1 message - Starring Paul Bettany, Cam Gigandet, Maggie Q, Karl Urban, Lily Collins and Stephen Moyer, «Priest» is an Action/Horror/Thriller film...

War of the Worlds: Goliath( 2012 )War of the Worlds: Goliath
Starring: J. Byrnes, T. Eusoff, E. Gracen, A. Paul...

War of the Worlds( 2005 )War of the Worlds
Directed by: S. Spielberg, starring T. Cruise, D. Fanning, M. Otto, J. Chatwin...

The War of the Roses( 1989 )The War of the Roses
Directed by: D. DeVito, starring M. Douglas, K. Turner, D. DeVito, M. Sägebrecht...

GoBots: War of the Rock Lords( 1986 )GoBots: War of the Rock Lords
Directed by: D. Lusk, R. Patterson, A. Zaslove, starring R. McDowall, T. Savalas, M. Kidder...

Resources: Paramount Pictures, Wikipedia and contributions from movie fans. Anyone can submit additionnal information and corrections, you can post a message into the forum, or you can contact me by e-mail. Information and materials are submitted by users and thus may not always contain up-to-date and correct information, so do not hesite to report mistakes, and submit corrections.Thank you!. Direct editing is no longer available, sorry.

Disclaimer:
  • Due to health issues, this site has been maintained on and off during the last few years. Some information is outdated, and I am trying to fix things progressively. Thank you in advance for your indulgence -The Webmaster-
  • Messages posted at this site are the sole opinion and responsibility of the poster. In no way will Theiapolis.com be liable or responsible for their content. If you believe something is inappropriate please do not hesitate to report it.
  • Information available at this site are based on the contributions submitted movie fans (visitors, registered members). I cannot guarantee the validity, accuracy or reliability of the information found here. If there are mistakes, or outdated information, I truly apologize. You can use the contact form to submit additional information. Thank you!
054221145174|usa|20190626|if|0.150|0.151|0.151|3.2