Cancelled Movies. Wiki
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After making the film Citizen Kane, Orson Welles wanted to do a film adaptation of H.G. Wells' novel The War of the Worlds and his infamous radio program of the same name.



Plot[]

The plot would have been based on the novel.



Why It Was Cancelled[]

  • George Pal had already developed his own adaptation of War of the Worlds for a long time.



Results[]

  • Orson Welles' version is cancelled.
  • The War of the Worlds was eventually released in 1953 while a new adaptation was released in 2005 by Steven Speilberg.
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