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  • PANIC - A Live Radio Musical (Highlights CD)

    "The music is quite wonderful, the lyrics are really sharp!" --BroadwayRadio "Dolginoff does well by Welles and Wells!" - Theatermania "The stuff of legend and a benchmark in broadcast history!" - Broadwayworld.com A CD of 4 highlights from PANIC. In this new musical, award-winning author/composer Stephen Dolginoff (THRILL ME) has blended historical fact, a splash of fiction, a dose of comedy and plenty of music, to tell the incredible, behind-the-scenes story of Orson Welles' notorious 1938 radio adaptation of H.G. Wells' The War of the World... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B07Q59DTFW
    • UPC: 888295882101
    • ASIN: B07Q59DTFW
    • Manufacturer: OC

  • The War of The Worlds


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  • Waging The War of the Worlds: A History of the 1938 Radio Broadcast and Resulting Panic, Including the Original Script

    The 1938 Orson Welles broadcast of The War of the Worlds was a landmark in the history of entertainment, sparking public hysteria in America and a series of broadcasts around the world that elicited similar responses. This book examines all aspects of the historic broadcast in depth, including fascination with Mars, H.G. Wells' novel, Orson Welles and the making of the broadcast, initial reactions and the resulting "fog of war," anxieties underlying the panic, and the aftermath. Additional chapters look at later broadcasts in the United States,... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0786441054
    • ASIN: 0786441054
    • ISBN: 0786441054
    • Manufacturer: McFarland

  • The War of the Worlds With Audio CD: Mars' Invasion of Earth, Inciting Panic and Inspiring Terror from H.G. Wells to Orson Welles and Beyond

    Winner of the 2001 Book of the Year Award by Foreword Magazine for Pop Culture, The War of the Worlds has been revised and updated for this new paperback edition. The audio CD includes the complete 1938 Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast, along with Orson Welles's press conference from the next day, a rare interview between Orson Welles and H.G. Wells and clips from a later version of "War of the Worlds." The book includes the story behind the "Panic Broadcast," the radio play script, biographical information on H.G. and Orson and the complet... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1570719853
    • UPC: 760789206436
    • ASIN: 1570719853
    • ISBN: 1570719853
    • Manufacturer: Sourcebooks MediaFusion

  • Adam Ruins Halloween


    • ASIN: B076QBRDL5
    • ASIN: B076QBRDL5

  • The War of the Worlds: From H. G. Wells to Orson Welles, Jeff Wayne, Steven Spielberg and Beyond

    First published in 1897, H.G. Wells's alien invasion narrative The War of the Worlds was a landmark work of science fiction and one that continues to be adapted and referenced in the 21st century. Chronicling the novel's contexts, its origins and its many multi-media adaptations, this book is a complete biography of the life – and the afterlives – of The War of the Worlds. Exploring the original text's compelling sense of place and vivid recreation of Wells's Woking home and the concerns of fin-de-siécle Britain, the book goes on to chart... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B01FA851UU
    • ASIN: B01FA851UU
    • Manufacturer: Bloomsbury Academic

  • The Martians are Coming!: The True Story of Orson Welles' 1938 Panic Broadcast

    It was Halloween 1938 when twenty-three year-old Orson Welles fooled America into thinking it had been invaded by aliens. The Mercury Theatre on the Air production of H. G. Wells' The War of the Worlds is one of the most talked-about radio broadcasts in history. The realistic retelling of Wells' original story resulted in mass panic across America. People ran into the streets screaming that the world was ending. Churches were emptied of their congregations, cinemas of their audiences, restaurants of their patrons. Panic-stricken families rushed... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1445602237
    • ASIN: 1445602237
    • ISBN: 1445602237
    • Manufacturer: Amberley Publishing

  • Panic

    On October 30, 1938, Orson Welles and “The Mercury Theatre on the Air” presented their weekly radio play. On this particular Sunday evening, the night before Halloween, it was an adaptation of H.G. Wells’ The War of the Worlds. The Germans had just invaded Czechoslovakia, the Depression was still raging and there were other daily terrors. It was this atmosphere of insecurity that enabled Welles and his company of actors, technicians, musicians and producers to produce one of the most famous hours of programming in broadcast history. Orson... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 198653801X
    • ASIN: 198653801X
    • ISBN: 198653801X
    • Manufacturer: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

  • War of the Worlds -Original radio broadcast; 30 October 1938


    • ASIN: B0048064GC
    • ASIN: B0048064GC
    • Manufacturer: Foyer

  • WAR OF THE WORLDS Orson Welles MARS Martians Invasion RADIO Panic 1938 Magazine THIS WORLD, Magazine section of the San Francisco Chronicle, Nov. 6.

    THIS WORLD, Magazine section of the San Francisco Chronicle, Nov. 6, 1938 * War of the Worlds - Orson Welles * Radio broadcast causes panic (1st report) * Mars invasion - martians This tabloid size issue was part of the Sunday edition just 7 days after the infamous broadcast. The front page of this magazine section has a photo of Orson Welles with small heading: "Thespian Orson Welles; Sired the Men From Mars" (see) Page 4 has a related article under: "People; Mr. Welles Wells" which continues on page 5. Other topics throughout. Complete magazi... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B07ZDKGJQT
    • ASIN: B07ZDKGJQT

  • The Night That Panicked America

    ‘The Night that Panicked America’ depicts the story of the 1938 ‘War of the Worlds’ radio broadcast by Orson Welles’ legendary Mercury Theatre. The radio broadcast alarmed American families across the country who believed the alien attack was actually occurring. The Night That Panicked America stars Paul Shenar (Scarface, The Big Blue) as Welles, Meredith Baxter-Birney (“Family Ties”), Tom Bosley (“Happy Days”), Eileen Brennan (The Sting, Private Benjamin), Vic Morrow (“Combat!,” Bad News Bears), John Ritter (“Three’s ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B00O83UNHK
    • UPC: 889290005991
    • ASIN: B00O83UNHK
    • Manufacturer: CBS

  • The H.G. Wells Trilogy : The Time Machine The, War of the Worlds, and the Island of Dr. Moreau

    H. G. Wells was one of the most influential science fiction writers of all times. His three most important novels The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, and The Island of Dr. Moreau still

    • UPC: 53276479

  • The War of the Worlds

    An English astronomer, in company with an artilleryman, a country curate, and others struggle to survive the invasion of Earth by Martians in

    • UPC: 405756
    • Rating: 3.9

  • The War of the Worlds

    2012 Reprint of 1898 Edition. "The War of the Worlds" is a first-person narrative of an unnamed protagonist's adventures in London and the countryside southwest of London as Earth is invaded by Martians. Written in

    • UPC: 53272552
    • Rating: 3.9

  • Broadcast Hysteria : Orson Welles's War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News

    On the evening of October 30, 1938, radio listeners across the United States heard a startling report of a meteor strike in the New Jersey countryside. With sirens blaring in the background, announcers in the

    • UPC: 49526332
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Me and Orson Welles - eBook

    Coming in 2009, the major motion picture from the director of SlackerThe irresistible story of a stagestruck boy coming of age in the golden era of Broadway-with some very famous supporting characters-Me and Orson Welles

    • UPC: 655664251
    • Rating: 3.5

  • Me and Orson Welles : A Novel

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    • UPC: 25954308
    • Rating: 3.5

  • The War of the Worlds by Herbert George Wells (Book Analysis) - eBook

    In this clear and detailed reading guide, we’ve done all the hard work for you!The War of the Worlds is a famous science fiction novel by English writer, Herbert George Wells. It tells the story

    • UPC: 937772502
    • Rating: 3.9

  • Orson Welles Portfolio : Sketches and Drawings from the Welles Estate

    ORSON WELLES PORTFOLIO (HCVR)

    • UPC: 974205836

  • My Lunches with Orson : Conversations between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles

    Based on long-lost recordings, a set of revealing conversations between the film director and the iconic cultural provocateur unstintingly reflects on topics ranging from politics and literature to the many films Welles wanted to

    • UPC: 29270123
    • Rating: 3.3

  • The War of the Worlds (Ad Classic)

    The War of the Worlds (Ad Classic)

    • UPC: 53387100
    • Rating: 3.9

  • 6 Book Lot: THE WAR OF THE WORLDS H.G. Wells Orson Welles Radio Panic Broadcast

    • UPC: 174242922033
    • Category: Adult Learning & University
    • Price: 30 USD

  • WAR OF THE WORLDS Orson Welles MARS Martians Invasion RADIO Panic 1938 Newspaper

    • UPC: 372935388988
    • Category: Totally Bizarre
    • Price: 340 USD

  • WAR OF THE WORLDS Orson Welles MARS Martians Invasion RADIO Panic 1938 Magazine

    • UPC: 372740420807
    • Category: Totally Bizarre
    • Price: 67 USD

  • Orson Welles - War Of The Worlds - Radio Broadcast 1938 - Complete Broadcast.

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    War Of The Worlds - Original 1938 Radio Broadcasts (2011 Remastered Version)

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    The War of the Worlds Mass Panic (That Never Happened)

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