The Resource War of the worlds, Paramount Pictures ; DreamWorks SKG ; Amblin Entertainment ; Cruise/Wagner Productions, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (DVD)

War of the worlds, Paramount Pictures ; DreamWorks SKG ; Amblin Entertainment ; Cruise/Wagner Productions, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (DVD)

Label
War of the worlds
Title
War of the worlds
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; DreamWorks SKG ; Amblin Entertainment ; Cruise/Wagner Productions, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ray Ferrier is a working class man living in New Jersey. He's become estranged from his family and his life isn't in order. His small town life is shaken violently by the arrival of destructive intruders: aliens have come up from the ground, en masse, to destroy Earth and all humans living on it. As the aliens plow through the country in a wave of mass destruction and violence, Ray must put aside thoughts of himself and come to the defense of his children
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Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; narrator, Morgan Freeman ; editor, Michael Kahn ; music, John Williams ; costume designer, Joanna Johnston ; production designer, Rick Carter ; visual effects supervisor, Pablo Helman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images
Language note
English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Miranda Otto, Tim Robbins, Rick Gonzalez, Yul Vazquez
Runtime
117
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
War of the worlds, Paramount Pictures ; DreamWorks SKG ; Amblin Entertainment ; Cruise/Wagner Productions, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (DVD)
Label
War of the worlds, Paramount Pictures ; DreamWorks SKG ; Amblin Entertainment ; Cruise/Wagner Productions, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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4 3/4 in.
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Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 117 min.)
Isbn
9781417057849
Isbn Type
(widescreen)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALSMW
Other control number
678149439229
Other physical details
anamorphic, sd., col.
Publisher number
  • PAR94392D
  • 94392
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
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DVD

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