87 mins Hard to believe but when War of the Worlds came out in 2005 it had been 23 years since Steven Spielberg's last movie about alien life forms. But now E.T.s are here not to eat candy but to kill all humans and use their blood as fertilizer! Starring Tom Cruise and Dakota Fanning, Spielberg's update of War of the Worlds traded the original film's red scare motif for a 9-11 allegory and was yet another Spielberg box office hit. But did this movie hit home for Arnie, Stuart, and Jakob? DONATE AND FIND OUT! NOTE: You can donate and get this episode individually, or you can subscribe for 12 months to access all our bonus shows. Every dollar you donate goes to make this show the best it can be. Thank you for your support and we hope you enjoy the podcast!