Tag - War of the Worlds

Lux Radio Theatre

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 31: Lux...

One of the things I love to speculate about is alternate versions of pop culture. What if they had used William Gibson’s somewhat mental Alien 3 script? What if Terry Gilliam had directed Watchmen? Hell, what if Sylvester Stallone had...

War of the Worlds: The Monument

In Woking, England, there stands a tribute to H.G. Wells and those badass Martian tripods that he brought to Earth in 1898. You can’t really point to the tripod itself and say, “Ooh, that’s cool.” I mean: you can...

Rick Baker on War of the Worlds

This bit from Trailers From Hell has commentary on the 1953 War of the Worlds by makeup guru Rick Baker. I post it here because it’s great to hear the story about how his desire to see the film was so strong, he infiltrated the student...