|aWar of the worlds (Motion picture : 2005 : Spielberg)
|aWar of the worlds |h [videorecording] /|cDreamWorks and Paramount Pictures present an Amblin Entertainment/Cruise/Wagner production, a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson ; screenplay by Josh Friedman and David Koepp ; directed by Steven Spielberg.
|aUniversal City, CA :|bDreamWorks Pictures ;|aTaipei :|bYing Jei,|c2010.
|a2 videodisc (114 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the novel by H.G. Wells.
|aDirector 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.
|aTom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Justin Chatwin, Miranda Otto, Tim Robbins, Rick Gonzalez, Yul Vazquez.
|aRay 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.
|aMPAA rating: PG-13; for frightening sequences of sci-fi violence and disturbing images.
|aCanadian Rating: 14A.
|aWells, H. G.|q(Herbert George),|d1866-1946.|tWar of the worlds.