The War of the Worlds: When an army of invading Martians lands in England, panic and terror seize the population. As the aliens traverse the country in huge three-legged machines, incinerating all in their path with a heat ray and spreading noxious toxic gases, the people of the Earth must come to terms with the prospect of the end of human civilization and the beginning of Martian rule. The monsters patrol the streets, heat rays destroy everything and everyone, horror and chaos are everywhere.  Originally published in 1898.

The Invisible Man: A chemistry student becomes obsessed with the idea of invisibility, an obsession which ends in the creation of a serum, disaster, tragedy and ultimately, insanity.  Originally published in 1897.