Ray Ferrier is a divorced and separated from his two children and living in New Jersey. As his wife decides to go to Boston to meet her parents, she drops the children at his house.
Looking after them becomes a little more complicated, when a series of outlandish lighting storms hit his neighbourhood. Ray discovers that a fleet of death-ray robotic spaceships have appeared nearby, part of the first wave of an all-out alien invasion of the Earth. He decides to take his children from New York to Boston in an attempt to find safety at his wife’s parents’ house.
Watch a father’s extraordinary endeavour to protect his children against relentless alien invaders War of the Worlds on Pix Tuesday at 9 p.m.