There is also a recently released independent version of War of The Worlds available on DVD.
"Imagine that you're making this movie that you've been wanting to make since you were 10 years old, and the most successful director in the world is making the same movie."Must find this.
Must also attempt to understand how extremely intelligent beings can obtain nourishment from the fresh blood of animals that have digestive tracts and not suffer from coliform infections or trichonosis. Wells himself never addressed that point.
SECOND SECTION: Kennelworthy on the Ole Reliable also has a review up. Sean at The American Mind likes the idea of playing as written, as Classical Values notes.