The Invaders - (1967-68). Starring: Roy Thinnes and Kent Smith. Partial Guest List: Gene Hackman, Anne Francis, Dawn Wells, J.D. Cannon, Ellen Corby, Roddy McDowall, Harold Gould, Suzanne Pleshette, Jack Lord, Diana Hyland, Dabney Coleman, Jack Warden, Norman Fell, Burgess Meredith, Peter Graves, Ted Knight, James B. Sikking, Barbara Barrie, Richard Anderson, Russell Johnson, Wayne Rogers, Will Geer, Barry Williams, Edward Asner and Louis Gossett, Jr.
The War of the Worlds (1953) from producer extraordinaire George Pal amazed audiences, with its solid script and mind-boggling special effects. As with most classic sci-fi films, this one stands above its remakes and retreads.