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The Best Episodes of The War of the Worlds

Every episode of The War of the Worlds ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of The War of the Worlds!

In Edwardian England, George and his partner Amy attempt to defy society and start a life together as they face the escalating terror of an alien invasion, fighting for their lives against an enemy beyond their comprehension.

Genres:Sci-Fi & FantasyDrama
Network:BBC One

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "The War of the Worlds" is "Episode 1", rated 6.5/10 from 897 user votes. It was directed by Craig Viveiros and written by Peter Harness. "Episode 1" aired on 11/17/2019 and is rated 0.4 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Episode 2".

  • Episode 1
    6.5/10 897 votes

    #1 - Episode 1

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2019-11-17

    Woking, 1905. A Martian capsule lands on Earth. When George and Amy join the curious crowd to examine it, the unleashing terror turns their lives into a nightmare.

    Director: Craig Viveiros

    Writer: Peter Harness

  • Episode 2
    6.1/10 712 votes

    #2 - Episode 2

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2019-11-24

    With the Martian invasion gathering pace, George and Amy each face their own terrifying ordeals. Desperate to be reunited, a lifeline comes to them at the beach.

    Director: Craig Viveiros

    Writer: Peter Harness

  • Episode 3
    5.2/10 612 votes

    #3 - Episode 3

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2019-12-01

    George and Mrs Elphinstone take refuge at an orphanage. Meanwhile, Amy is reunited with Ogilvy. Together they piece together the events of the invasion hoping to find the clue to the Martians' weakness.

    Director: Craig Viveiros

    Writer: Peter Harness