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Battle of the Worlds (1961)

There are obvious advantages to being a grumpy old man.
Disregard for societal norms, the ability to say “Back in my day…” and of course, senior citizen discounts.
But, when you are trying to tell the leaders of the world that a massive meteor is heading to earth and will probably kill us all, they might just ignore because you are a grumpy old man.

The Episode

The Links

Claude Rains – iMDB, Wikipedia

Claude Rains Obituary – New York Times, Los Angeles Times

“Claude Rains: An Actor’s Voice” by David J. Skal on Amazon

Claude Rains house, 2000 Chestnut Lane, Downington, PA on Zillow.com

Den of Geek – “Remembering Claude Rains”

Battle of the Worlds – Wikipedia

Battle of the Worlds on YouTube (Watch for free!)

The Credits

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