War of the Worlds

War of the Worlds

A FILM BY: Steven Spielberg
WRITTEN BY: Josh Friedman (screenplay), David Koepp (screenplay)
STARRING: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Tim Robbins

Dockworker Ray Ferrier (Tom Cruise) struggles to build a positive relationship with his two children, Rachel (Dakota Fanning) and Robbie (Justin Chatwin). When his ex-wife, Mary Ann (Miranda Otto), drops them off at Ferrier's house, it seems as though it will be just another tension-filled weekend. However, when electromagnetic pulses of lightning strike the area, the strange event turns out to be the beginning of an alien invasion, and Ferrier must now protect his children as they seek refuge.

Technical Information

Production Year: 2005
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 116 mins
Format: 35mm