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The War of the Worlds

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Released July 21st, 1992, 'The War of the Worlds' stars Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne, Lewis Martin The G movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 25 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which put together reviews from knowledgeable critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "Scientist Clayton Forrester (Gene Barry) and Sylvia Van Buren (Ann Robinson) are the first to arrive at the site of a meteorite crash. Soon after, an alien war machine emerges and begins killing at random. The Marines are called in, but they're no match for the aliens' force field. Forrester and Van Buren, however, are able to wound one of the creatures and procure a sample of its blood. They take it to Los Angeles where they hope, through testing, to be able to discover the aliens' weakness."

'The War of the Worlds' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Amazon.com, VUDU, YouTube, iTunes Store, and XFINITY .