The Remaker: The War of the Worlds 1953 vs. 2005

In this video essay, Alternating Line pits 1950’s sci-fi against 21st century disaster, comparing Byron Haskon’s 1953 The War of the Worlds with the 2005 remake by Steven Spielberg, both based on a novel by H.G. Welles.


Remakes


A.I. & Alien Invasion


Steven Spielberg


War of the Worlds