The true story of the night that Orson Welles broadcast his version of ‘H.G. Welles’ ‘ classic ”The War of the Worlds” on the radio. Designed to be as realistic as possible, many people were fooled into thinking that an alien invasion was actually taking place. This is an amazing depiction of the events of the infamous radio show that shook the nation. The Night That Panicked America DVD is an excellent Made For TV movie with astounding period production and performances.
Cast : Vic Morrow, Cliff De Young , Michael Constantine, Paul Stewart, Eileen Brennan, Meredith Baxter, Tom Bosley, Will Geer, Paul Shenar, John Ritter
1975, color, 92 minutes