H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds is a 2005 alien invasion film. H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds is a reboot of the original War of the Worlds that was directed by H. G. Wells. The film version was based on a radio play, which was reported to have caused wide spread panic across the United States. H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds involves the story of the sudden appearance of a group of alien ships. These ships work their way around the world slowly destroying city after city. Unfortunately, the ship's configurations result in them being unable to be destroyed and even atomic bombs cannot damage them. Luckily, an unfortunate hero comes up with a plan to take down the ships.
H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds was written and directed by David Michael Latt. It is based off of a novel that was written by H.G. Wells. It features a cast of C. Thomas Howell, Rhett Giles, and Andrew Lauer.