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The Resource H.G. Wells' things to come, a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies, (Blu-ray disc)

H.G. Wells' things to come, a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies, (Blu-ray disc)

Label
H.G. Wells' things to come
Title
H.G. Wells' things to come
Statement of responsibility
a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies
Title variation
Things to come
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Artist
Author
Commentator
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Musical director
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A hundred-year journey beginning with the start of a war that leaves the world living in underground cities, and ends in 2036 A.D. when a man and a woman are rocketed to the moon
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Things to come (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Settings designed by Vincent Korda ; photography by Georges Perinal ; music specially composed by Arthur Bliss ; musical director, Muir Mathieson ; costumes designed by John Armstrong, Rene Hubert and the Marchioness of Queensberry [Cathleen Mann] ; film editors, Charles Crichton & Francis Lyon ; special effects directed by Ned Mann
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
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Language note
English dialogue with optional English SDH subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T45 2013
PerformerNote
Raymond Massey, Edward Chapman, Ralph Richardson, Margaretta Scott, Cedric Hardwicke, Maurice Braddell, Sophie Stewart, Derrick De Marney, Ann Todd, Pearl Argyle, Kenneth Villiers, Ivan Brandt, Anne McLaren, Patricia Hilliard, Charles Carson
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  • 1896-1957
  • 1893-1956
  • 1901-1977
  • 1902-1983
  • 1893-1964
  • 1909-1977
  • 1906-1978
  • 1909-1993
  • 1910-1947
  • 1912-1992
  • 1903-1972
  • 1916-2001
  • 1885-1977
  • 1896-1979
  • 1897-1965
  • 1891-1975
  • 1893-1973
  • 1895-1976
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  • 1910-1999
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  • Menzies, William Cameron
  • Korda, Alexander
  • Massey, Raymond
  • Chapman, Edward
  • Richardson, Ralph
  • Scott, Margaretta
  • Hardwicke, Cedric
  • Braddell, Maurice
  • Stewart, Sophie
  • De Marney, Derrick
  • Todd, Ann
  • Argyle, Pearl
  • Villiers, Kenneth
  • Brandt, Ivan
  • McLaren, Anne
  • Hilliard, Patricia
  • Carson, Charles
  • Korda, Vincent
  • Périnal, Georges
  • Bliss, Arthur
  • Mathieson, Muir
  • Armstrong, John
  • Hubert, Rene
  • Mann, Cathleen
  • Crichton, Charles
  • Lyon, Francis D.
  • Kalat, David
  • Frayling, Christopher
  • Eder, Bruce.
  • Moholy-Nagy, László
  • O'Brien, Geoffrey
  • Wells, H. G.
  • London Film Productions
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
97
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
660
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  • Wells, H. G.
  • War and society
  • War
  • Interplanetary voyages
Technique
live action
Label
H.G. Wells' things to come, a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies, (Blu-ray disc)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Blu-ray release date: Jun. 18, 2013
  • Special features: New high-definiton digital film restoration; Audio commentary featuring film historian and writer David Kalat; Christopher Frayling on the design (interview with writer and cultural historian Christopher Frayling); Bruce Eder on the score (film historian Bruce Eder on Arthur Bliss's musical score); László Moholy-Nagy (unused footage by special effects artist Moholy-Nagy); The wandering sickness (audio recording from 1936 of a reading from H.G. Wells's writing). Booklet features an essay by critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([22] p. : ill. ; 17 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604657340
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515106917
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2271BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn846867294
  • (OCoLC)846867294
System details
  • Blu-ray; region A; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; high-definition; mono
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
H.G. Wells' things to come, a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies, (Blu-ray disc)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1936
  • Blu-ray release date: Jun. 18, 2013
  • Special features: New high-definiton digital film restoration; Audio commentary featuring film historian and writer David Kalat; Christopher Frayling on the design (interview with writer and cultural historian Christopher Frayling); Bruce Eder on the score (film historian Bruce Eder on Arthur Bliss's musical score); László Moholy-Nagy (unused footage by special effects artist Moholy-Nagy); The wandering sickness (audio recording from 1936 of a reading from H.G. Wells's writing). Booklet features an essay by critic Geoffrey O'Brien
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([22] p. : ill. ; 17 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604657340
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515106917
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2271BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn846867294
  • (OCoLC)846867294
System details
  • Blu-ray; region A; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; high-definition; mono
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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