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- ISBN: 9781604657357
- ISBN: 1604657359
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Special ed., fullscreen.
- Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2013.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
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); L©Łszl©đ 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).
|Creation/Production 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.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Raymond Massey, Edward Chapman, Ralph Richardson, Margaretta Scott, Cedric Hardwicke, Maurice Braddell, Sophie Stewart, Derrick DeMarney, Ann Todd, Pearl Argyle, Kenneth Villiers, Ivan Brandt, Anne McLaren, Patricia Hilliard, Charles Carson.
"Skipping through time, Things to come bears witness to world war, disease, dictatorship and finally utopia. Conceived, written and overseen by Wells himself as an adaptation of his own work."
|Target Audience Note:||
Rating: Not rated.
|System Details Note:||
DVD; NTSC; region 1; PCM mono; 1.37:1 aspect ratio.
English dialogue with optional English subtitles.
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