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War of the Worlds: Complete First Season [DVD] [1992] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]


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Product details

  • Actors: Jared Martin, Lynda Mason Green, Philip Akin, Richard Chaves, John Novak
  • Directors: Colin Chilvers, George Bloomfield, George McCowan, Herbert Wright, Jonathan Hackett
  • Format: Box set, Colour, DVD-Video, Full Screen, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English
  • Region: Region 1 (US and Canada DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 4:3 - 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 6
  • Classification: Unrated (US MPAA rating. See details.)
  • Studio: Paramount
  • DVD Release Date: 1 Nov. 2005
  • Run Time: 1086 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000AOEMX2
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 143,854 in DVD & Blu-ray (See Top 100 in DVD & Blu-ray)

Customer Reviews

3.7 out of 5 stars

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25 of 26 people found the following review helpful By "johntaylor573" on 19 Mar. 2006
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I remember when i was 14 and used to stay up to watch this on a thursday night at daft o clock in the morning
its well worth the money the effects are basic the acting is questionable but the story and plot is spot on
i watched them all in 2 days its that addictive
seriously reccomend this title
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34 of 36 people found the following review helpful By brian from london on 23 Mar. 2008
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This is a review of ' War of the Worlds ' TV series

At this price its fantastic value.

Synopsis -

According to the series, rather than being outright killed by germs at the end of the 1953 film, the aliens had all slipped into a state of suspended animation. Their bodies were stored away in toxic waste drums and shipped to various disposal sites within the United States (ten such sites are known to exist in the country ), and a widespread government cover-up combined with a condition dubbed "selective amnesia" has convinced most people that the invasion had never happened.

Since the concept of vastly intelligent life on Mars had lost its plausibility by the time of the series, the aliens are revealed to actually be from Mor-Tax--a garden planet 40 light-years away in the Taurus constellation orbiting a dying sun.

Thirty-five years later, in 1988 (modern day when the series began), a terrorist group calling themselves the People's Liberation Party accidentally irradiate the drums containing aliens while raiding dumpsite Fort Jericho. The radiation destroys the bacteria that are keeping the aliens unconscious. Once free, the aliens take possession of the bodies of the six terrorists that overran the site. From there they use a series of human bodies and crudely-adapted Earth technology to find means of appropriating the planet, both in purging the plague that is humanity and developing a permanent means to inoculate themselves against the planet's indigenous bacteria. Their attempt to successfully make Earth into their new homeworld is imperative for in roughly five years, three million colonists from Mor-Tax are expected to arrive.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By JRSwinhoe on 10 Oct. 2013
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First saw this series late at night back in the 80's and have been waitng to get it on DVD I already had the first 5 volumes on VHS and had recorded it off TV and now all I have to do is get season 2.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By mancpaul on 23 April 2013
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I remember staying up late on Thursday o watch this as a child and have been waiting forever for his to be released. A must!
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Michael Cowell on 4 May 2013
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This science fiction show was at the time it was made a miss match of science fiction and horror. By today's standards not really horror. Aliens taking over human bodies. Watching it now this show is not as good as I remember when I watch it on TV years ago. The stories are good to fair, special effects are not as you would expect today, but you cannot judge a show just by special effects. Not one of the best of science fiction shows but by no means one of the worst for the time it was made. I am waiting for the price of the second season to drop, before I purchase it. The second season change direction Earth society collapsing and the "team" working underground to fight the "second wave of aliens".
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25 of 35 people found the following review helpful By Mrs. S. Temme-powell on 8 April 2006
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This was one of those little gems hidden away in the tv schedules as it needed air time but was mostly pants. The acting is wooden, the sfx blue peter like and the storylines shambolic.
So why have I given it a 4 star rating? Because it is hypnotic. In its sheer awfulness you can not help but watch in awe. Someone actually wrote this, someone actually audition for this and someone actually paid for its production.
Ironhorse is a bit of eye candy though, dont by this expecting great television, buy it to be amused and bemused!
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2 of 3 people found the following review helpful By MS M R MILNE on 7 May 2013
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brings back happy memories of late saturday nights when i was very young staying up late to watch with my parents led to a happy interest of anything sci fi
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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By ena on 6 May 2013
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did not realise this was as old but was a fun watch special effects quite good and gory in places for the date, would not watch again
this is going 2 be passed on 2 my son
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