The prestigious novel ‘the war of The worlds’ has already been adapted on many occasions. Some of you may remember mainly the version directed by Steven Spielberg in 2005, but there have been many who have dared to hack away at it and now it is the turn of the BBC: here we have the spectacular trailer of the miniseries ‘The War of the Worlds’.
A different accommodation
This new adaptation of ‘the war of The worlds’ bid to be as faithful as possible to the novel. So soon obvious that the custom of placing the story in the present and brings the facts to the early TWENTIETH century in London. There we will meet a couple that has moved to the british capital hoping to start a new life together. Everything changes when you see drop a mysterious ball of fire in the sky…
Rafe Shoulder and Eleanor Tomlinson give life to the main couple, while the cast also stands out the presence of Robert Carlyle and Rupert Graves. For its part, the script is run by Peter Harness, writer of episodes for series such as ‘Wallander’ or ‘Doctor Who’, and the staging has been busy Craig Viveiros -‘And the There Were None’-.
‘the war of The worlds’ will have its world premiere in the next Festival of Sitges, being scheduled for broadcast on BBCOne shortly after, while Movistar+ will arrange for their distribution in Spain beginning October 11. By the way, will not be the only adaptation of the novel by H. G. Wells that we will see shortly, Fox and Canal+ have done away with Elizabeth McGovern and Gabriel Byrne in the leading roles.
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