Where to watch War of the Worlds online in Australia

This contemporary retelling of H.G. Wells' classic is a must-see for sci-fi fans.






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War Of The Worlds (2005)


War Of The Worlds (2005)

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Mystery & thriller, sci-fi


Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop off his teenage son and young daughter for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.

Cast and crew

  • Tom Cruise
  • Dakota Fanning
  • Justin Chatwin
  • Miranda Otto
Ray Ferrier, a dockworker, is spending a weekend together with his estranged children. After a series of strange lightning storms hit his neighbourhood, Ray realises that an alien invasion is imminent and has to do whatever it takes to bring his kids to safety.

Director Steven Spielberg manages to make the story his own, offering a thrilling modern adaption of the classic novel. The movie features plenty of action and some incredible special effects. Buckle up for a gripping sci-fi adventure that will keep you glued to the screen.






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