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H.G. Wells' Things to come

Author: William Cameron MenziesAlexander Korda, SirArthur BlissRay HarryhausenRaymond MasseyAll authors
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Legend Films ; Santa Monica, CA : Genius Entertainment, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Science fiction films
Fiction films
Foreign films
Motion pictures
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Film adaptations
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William Cameron Menzies; Alexander Korda, Sir; Arthur Bliss; Ray Harryhausen; Raymond Massey; Ralph Richardson, Sir; Cedric Hardwicke; Ann Todd; Margaretta Scott; Edward Chapman; Pearl Argyle; Maurice Braddell; H G Wells
ISBN: 9781606730614 1606730614
OCLC Number: 123503221
Language Note: Closed-captioned in English for the hearing-impaired.
Notes: "[P]ersonally color-designed by legendary effects master Ray Harryhausen"--Container.
Based on The shape of things to come / H.G. Wells.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1936.
A foreign film (Great Britain).
Special features include black and white version; interview with Ray Harryhausen; colorization process with Ray Harryhausen; Ray Harryhausen bio and filmography; classic sci-fi toy commercials; Legend Films trailers.
Credits: Director of photography, Georges Perinal ; music, Arthur Bliss ; supervising editor, William Hornbeck.
Cast: Raymond Massey, Ralph Richardson, Cedric Hardwicke, Ann Todd, Margaretta Scott, Edward Chapman, Pearl Argyle, Maurice Bradell.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Other Titles: Things to come
Responsibility: produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies.

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After a 25 year war destroys civilization, a group of scientific supermen set out to build a new one in this science fiction film. Decades later, their progress is threatened by a reactionary who urges the masses to rise up in protest.

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