War of the worlds

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War of the worlds
2005
Corporate Authors: 
Dreamworks Pictures
Place Published: 
Universal City, CA
Publisher: 
DreamWorks Pictures
ISBN: 
141705784X
Edition: 
[Widescreen ed.]
Description: 
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.) : anamorphic, sd., col. ; 4 3 /4 in.
Notes: 
Title from container.
Based on the novel by H.G. Wells.
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.
Ray Ferrier is a working class man living in New Jersey. He has 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 which have come up from the ground, en masse, to destroy Earth and all the 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. As the world fends for itself, it's inhabitants must save humanity from a far greater force that threatens to destroy it.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images.
Author: 
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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