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War of the Worlds: Goliath (2012)

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A retro-futuristic epic of steampunk battle set in 1914. It has been 15 years since the original H.G. Wells Martian invasion. Fearing another attack, the human race has prepared itself. ... See full summary »

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Nikola Tesla (voice)
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Robert Wells / Lt Hendrix / Leviathan Bridge Officer (voice)
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Young Eric Wells (voice)
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Leviathan Ensign (voice)
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A retro-futuristic epic of steampunk battle set in 1914. It has been 15 years since the original H.G. Wells Martian invasion. Fearing another attack, the human race has prepared itself. This is the story of the battle tripod 'Goliath' and its young crew. 'Goliath' is the vanguard of an army of steam-powered battle walkers, heat-ray biplanes, and armored zeppelins facing a Martian fleet of giant fighting machines and flying wings. Within the cockpit of 'Goliath', courage under fire, conflicted loyalties and the struggle to save earth, in this new War of the Worlds. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for fantasy war violence including some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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3 July 2014 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$13,385 (USA) (7 March 2014)

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$13,385 (USA) (7 March 2014)
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Trivia

This is Adrian Paul's second role related to The War of the Worlds, having previously played John Kincaid on the second season of the 80's TV series. See more »

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The film takes place in 1914 but shows the Chrysler Building in New York City. The Chrysler Building was completed in 1931. See more »

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I enjoyed the film
1 January 2013 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

As a fellow animation director, I understand how difficult it must have been to make this beautiful film on a low budget but Joe pulled it off nicely. Some very innovative camera work and nice direction kept this film on track. The look is very refreshing for an American made feature. It reminded me of some of the great Japanese anime films like Steamboy and Akira. I only wish the character animation could have been done here in the states. I would have loved to work on it. Science fiction fantasy films that are animated are the type of productions we all like to see. It's rare to see one done with such love and attention to detail. Joe is a fine director and did a great job guiding his overseas animators to deliver the best acting possible for this film and they did well.


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