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The war of the worlds / Paramount pictures; directed by Byron Haskin; produced by George Pal; screenplay by Barre Lyndon.

Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 War of the worlds. (Added Author). Barry, Gene. (Added Author). Robinson, A. (Ann) (Added Author). Tremayne, Les (Added Author). Haskin, Byron, 1899-1984 (Added Author). Lyndon, Barré, 1896-1972 (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Paramount Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria SCI FI WAR (Text) 37521530655481 AMPL Adult DVD Science Fiction Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington DVD FAM WAR (Text) 32572000327726 CVBPLC DVD Family Section Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD VINTAGE WAR (Text) 34304000304846 Adult - DVD Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville DVD War (Text) 32604030002385 DCTPLD AD FIC DVD Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello FAMILY DVD WAR OF W (Text) 37743001327784 Adult Video DVD Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD WAR (1953) (SCI-FIC) (Text) 39206019405941 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Odon Winkelpleck PL - Odon V A War (Text) 70142000024003 AV - adult Available -
Peru PL - Peru DVD W (Text) 53069000392317 AUDIO VISUAL Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC WAR (Text) 33946002329907 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792154657
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Standard version.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Video, 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD version of the 1953 motion picture.
Title from container.
Based on the novel by H.G. Wells.
Includes standard version of film, interactive menus, scene selection, and theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Musical score by Leith Stephens.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne.
Summary, etc.:
H.G. Wells' chilling story of the invasion of Earth by martians. Mass evacuation begins in panic as nations unite in an effort to repel the aliens.
Target Audience Note:
Rated G.
System Details Note:
DVD format; Dolby digital sound.
Language Note:
Includes English and French language soundtracks.
Awards Note:
Academy Award winner for best special effects.
Subject: French language materials.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Feature films.

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