The War of the Worlds

At the dawn of the twentieth century, the most significant event in human history has come to pass. Rocket capsules fired from the surface of Mars have crashed into the southern English countryside. But what should be a moment of scientific curiosity and wonderful First contact between two alien worlds turns instead into disaster. The annihilative weapons of the Marti ans leave no doubt whatsoever about the nature of the alien contact - an outright invasion of Earth.