Steven Spielberg's 'War of the Worlds' Invades 4K Ultra HD this May

It was announced last week that Byron Haskin's end-of-civilization classic, The War of the Worlds, was headed to the Criterion Collection later this year, and it's now been revealed that Steven Spielberg’s 2005 version is also getting a 4K Ultra HD release in May.

The Tom Cruise-starring blockbuster is celebrating its 15th anniversary with its first appearance on the format.

Special Features include:

  • Revisiting the Invasion

  • The H.G. Wells Legacy

  • Steven Spielberg and the Original War of the Worlds

  • Characters: The Family Unit

  • Previsualization

  • Production Diaries

  • Designing the Enemy: Tripods and Aliens

  • Scoring War of the Worlds

  • We Are Not Alone

  • Galleries

  • Theatrical trailer

In the film, Tom Cruise stars as Ray Ferrier, an ordinary man who summons extraordinary courage to protect his children when a global army of alien invaders set their sights and their devastating war machines upon Earth and the entire human population.

Based on the original story by H.G. Wells, War of the Worlds also stars Dakota Fanning and Tim Robbins.

Paramount will bring the War of the Worlds to 4K Ultra HD on May 19th, 2020.


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