La Guerre Des Mondes, aka The War of the Worlds, is a television series produced by Fox Networks Group and StudioCanal-backed Urban Myth Films.
The series is written by Howard Overman, and directed by Gilles Coulier and Richard Clark. The series is an adaptation of the H.G. Wells novel of the same name, and is the third television adaptation of the Wells’ Martian invasion novel.
War of the Worlds has eight episodes, and first premiered in France on 28 October 2019.
Outline of Series 01, Episode 02
In London, in Paris and in the French Alps, the survivors try to reach their loved ones, walking among the dead and wondering about the motives of the invaders. Both Helen and Sarah find it hard to grasp this new reality. Tom and Emily struggle to understand their mother’s behaviour. Jonathan decides to make his way alone back to England. Neuroscientist Bill finds the alien methods mindboggling. Kariem makes some bad decisions based on fear. Catherine despairs in the search for her sister Sophia. In a Grenoble supermarket Catherine, colonel Mokrani and a group of French soldiers have a first encounter with quadripedal lethal robots.
La Guerre des Mondes Series (2019)
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Production & Filming Details
- Director: Gilles Coulier and Richard Clark.
- Producers: Howard Overman, Julian Murphy, Johnny Capps, Gilles Coulier, and Gareth Williams.
- Writer: Howard Overman.
- Production: Urban Myth Films, Fox Networks Group, and StudioCanal.
- Distributor: Canal+, Fox Networks Group, and AGC Television.
- Network: Canal+ and Fox.
- Release Date: 28 October 2019.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: US and France.
- Language: English and French.