War of the Worlds Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 116 min
Ratings
75% critics Rotten Tomatoes
42% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 15+ Common Sense Media
Genre Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Release 06/29/05
Actors Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Miranda Otto, Justin Chatwin
Directors Steven Spielberg
Ray Ferrier (Cruise) is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. When his ex-wife and her new husband drop off his teenage son Robbie and young daughter Rachel for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm suddenly touches down. What follows is the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family fighting to survive it in this contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells seminal classic sci-fi thriller.
Genre Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Release 06/29/05
Actors Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Miranda Otto, Justin Chatwin
Directors Steven Spielberg
Ray Ferrier (Cruise) is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. When his ex-wife and her new husband drop off his teenage son Robbie and young daughter Rachel for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm suddenly touches down. What follows is the extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family fighting to survive it in this contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells seminal classic sci-fi thriller.