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American Experience | War of the Worlds | A Grave Announcement | PBS

Duration: 00:22
Program: American Experience
Broadcast Date: Oct. 30, 2013

Shortly after 8 p.m. on the Halloween Eve, 1938, the voice of a panicked radio announcer broke in with a news bulletin reporting strange explosions taking place on the planet Mars, followed minutes later by a report that Martians had landed in the tiny town of Grovers Mill, New Jersey.

"War of the Worlds" premieres October 29, 2013 at 9pm ET on PBS.

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Post Date: October 8, 2013