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

R  |  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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Charleze
Zack Beseda ...
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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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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 »

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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 »

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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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Music by Avenue A
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H G Wells would be turning in his grave!
4 June 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

When I first saw this, I couldn't believe it! War of the Worlds, from the book, the radio drama and the original '53 movie is classic, in every respect of the word. I'm not a huge fan of the Spielberg remake, to be honest, it would have been so much better setting it in the 'Victorian' era, but I digress.

WOTW 2 is terrible, I mean, truly awful. The acting is some of the worst I have seen. The directing isn't that bad, but it's nothing special. The SFX are terrible...I've see TV adverts with better effects! The story seemed to be from a junior school competition.

This really is an insult to H G Wells...he would be rolling in his grave over this. Avoid it at all costs.


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