The War of the Worlds (1953) Poster

Release Info

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Release Dates 

UK 1953
USA 20 February 1953 (Los Angeles, California) (premiere)
USA 29 July 1953 (Atlantic City, New Jersey) (premiere)
USA 13 August 1953 (New York City, New York)
USA 26 August 1953
Japan 1 September 1953
Portugal 10 October 1953
Finland 6 November 1953
Sweden 9 November 1953
France 23 December 1953
Brazil 25 December 1953
West Germany 6 January 1954
Norway 7 January 1954
Italy 28 January 1954
Austria February 1954
Australia 11 March 1954
Denmark 7 April 1954
Spain 18 November 1954
Argentina 29 December 1954
Turkey 1955
Netherlands 10 April 1969 (Cinétol Science-Fiction Festival)
USA 31 August 1977 (San Francisco, California) (re-release)
Greece 15 November 2005 (DVD premiere)
Czech Republic 2 September 2009 (DVD premiere)
Spain 30 May 2016 (Barcelona) (re-release) (subtitled version)
Germany February 2017 (Retrospective) (Berlin International Film Festival)

Also Known As (AKA) 

Argentina La Guerra de los Mundos
Austria Kampf der Welten
Belgium (French title) La guerre des mondes
Belgium (Flemish title) Oorlog der werelden
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Война на световете
Brazil A Guerra dos Mundos
Canada (French title) La guerre des mondes
Czech Republic (DVD title) Válka svetu
Germany Kampf der Welten
Denmark Klodernes kamp
Spain La guerra de los mundos
Finland Maailmojen sota
Finland (Swedish title) Världarnas krig
France La guerre des mondes
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) O polemos ton dyo kosmon
Greece (DVD title) O polemos ton kosmon
Greece Ο πόλεμος των κόσμων
Hungary Világok háborúja
Italy La guerra dei mondi
Mexico La guerra de los mundos
Netherlands Oorlog der werelden
Poland Wojna swiatów
Portugal A Guerra dos Mundos
Serbia Rat svetova
Sweden Världarnas krig
Soviet Union (Russian title) Вoйна миров
Turkey (Turkish title) Dünyalar çarpisiyor
West Germany Kampf der Welten

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