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War of the Worlds Preview

  • Aired: 10/29/2013
  • 00:30
  • Rating: NR
A broadcast that struck fear into an already anxious nation, Orson Welles' War of the Worlds radio broadcast was the most famous alien invasion that never happened.
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Airing October 29, 9/8c. The most famous invasion that never happened.
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