Cancelled Movies. Wiki

In 1986, Romero began work on a film adaptation of H. G. Wells' novel The War of the Worlds. The film was set to be produced by Paramount Pictures and was tentatively scheduled to be released in 1987.


The plot would probably be like the book.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Paramount ultimately abandoned the idea of a motion picture and instead intended for a television program before cancelling the project entirely.


  • In 2005, Steven Speilberg produced a film adaptation of the novel.