The War of the Worlds (2017)

Based on The War of the Worlds  by H.G. Wells

Melissa Murray's two part dramatisation highlights the questions Wells poses: What if we were the colonised? How would we fare if a vastly superior technological invader attacked us? How would we behave? Starring Blake Ritson.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC Radio 4
  • Duration: 57'31''
  • Broadcast date: 2017

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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