War of the Worlds: American Experience
Airing October 29, 9/8c. The most famous invasion that never happened. 00:30
Full Program: How Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an anxious nation 52:10
Watch the first chapter of War of the Worlds, premiering on PBS October 29 at 9/8 c. "A carbuncle on the rump of... 07:17
Many Americans were in awe that some people had believed the War of the Worlds broadcast. 00:18
Watch chapter 1 of War of the Worlds, premiering on PBS October 29, 2013 at 9/8c. 07:16
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Program Description: Orson Welles' 1938 "War of the Worlds" radio broadcast and the mass hysteria it caused are explored.
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