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War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008)

Video  -  Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi  -  18 March 2008 (USA)
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Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance... See full summary »

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Tobias
Rebecca Baril ...
Selma
Liam Howell ...
Liam
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Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on the Red Planet itself. Once again, the future of mankind hangs in the balance. Written by Eric Forsberg

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This time we fight back!


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The sounds coming from Alex's hand-held video game are from the classic arcade game "Defender," in which the player fights aliens attempting to kidnap humans, which mirrors the basic plot of "War of the Worlds." See more »

Goofs

Major Kramer's uniform is a Naval officers uniform with enlisted service stripes and the sleeves ripped off. There are no majors in the Navy. See more »

Quotes

Victoria: We have no fleet left, no army, no one way ship.
Gorman: That's right.
Victoria: [pause] Wanna get drunk?
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References H.R. Pufnstuf (1969) See more »

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You Came Into My Life
Music by Ralph Rieckermann
Sung by John (Brown) Reese
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Not worth spending an hour and a half
25 April 2008 | by (France) – See all my reviews

I've never seen anything so boring...

From the story (which is basically a mix between War of the World and Independence Day) to the acting (I was wondering if one can still call that acting since the trees in the forest have more attitude than the actual actors)....

Not mentioning the special effects (a little "ziiiiip" and a ray to make people disappear).

This movie had no budget and wanted to look like a million-dollar movie but frankly it was just painful to watch...

Now directing... well what can I say? ... we all know C. Thomas Howell as an actor ... so let me know that he is twice as bad as a director... there's basically no direction at all...

It's always sad to see someone like a former A-list actor becoming something like this but take my advice... do not buy or rent this movie.. keep your money for something worth it !


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