Set in Edwardian England, this adaptation of H.G. Wells' seminal tale - the first alien invasion story in literature - follows George and his partner Amy as they attempt to defy society and start a life together. The War of the Worlds tells their story as they face the escalating terror of an alien invasion, fighting for their lives against an enemy beyond their comprehension.

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Released: Unknown
Runtime: 60 min
Genres: Drama Science-Fiction
Countries: United Kingdom
Companies: BBC One
Cast: Robert Carlyle Rupert Graves Rafe Spall Eleanor Tomlinson
Crew: Damien Timmer Craig Viveiros Peter Harness Preethi Mavahalli James Friend Howard Burden Vickie Lang Tommy Bulfin Betsan Morris-Evans Russ Davies Pat Campbell

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gsaint 2 points 2 months ago

IMDb https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9686194/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2

RowdyRepublican 0 points 2 months ago

HG Wells? Sounds good to me. I don’t see a release date yet but hopefully soon!

Jhigh03 1 points 2 months ago

I might have missed this if not for you. This plot line has really been done to death in recent years with Falling Skies, V and Colony just to name a few. BBC usually does quality work so here’s hopping they bring something new to the formula.

RowdyRepublican 1 points 2 months ago

Falling skies probably being my favorite out of all of those. I don’t even think I watched the last episode even when I rewatched it last year or the first time I watched it :/. I bought the whole series on disc, actually.

The remake of V is the only one I’ve seen and I don’t think I actually finished that either but that was just because of life. I’ll have to go back and watch it one day.

Jhigh03 1 points 2 months ago

The first season of falling Skies was epic then it completely jumped the shark with his daughter, they did manage to make most of the supporting actors interesting and it kinda had a Walking Dead vibe what with random people having to band together. V only lasted for 2 seasons I believe and it was before streaming had really taken off so if you missed it when it aired you were sol. It was canceled just as it got going. I’m sure it would have a larger audience now because of network streaming. And Colony was canceled the same way, which really sucked cause they left many mysteries unresolved. A great show while it was on the air but in hind site a total waste of time. Imagine lost with no 4th or 5th season,smdh. I feel like the BBC usually has a series planned out from start to finish ( like Orphan Black)so i have high hopes this could end up being a satisfying show all the way through.