"Fascinating and very informative documentary about the making of special and visual effects for one of the best and most influential motion pictures in the movie history - George Pal's 'War Of The Worlds' (1953). The documentary refers to the making of innovative special effects and giving background information by providing some illuminating facts about the production. Commentaries by actress Ann Robinson (Sylvia Van Buren), special effects historian Bob Burns, assistant director Mickey Moore and amongs them, a few words from two times Academy Award Winner - visual effects designer Robert Skotak from 4-Ward Productions, Inc., who participated in creation of such modern classics and visually astonishing films as 'Aliens' (1986), 'The Abyss' (1989) and 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' (1991).
This cut is from the video documentary 'The Sky Is Falling: Making 'War Of The Worlds' (1995). http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0480941/