An opportunity to buy a brand-new PAL DVD-R of one of the great British films produced by Alexander Korda in the mid-1930s:
Things to Come, 1936, directed by William Cameron Menzies
Running Time: 93 minutes
The source material is excellent, with bright clear sound and very good picture quality.
Your brand-new DVD disc will be copied from this source material, with NO artwork.
The picture attached is for illustrative purposes only.
IMPORTANT NOTE for American, Canadian and other non-Region 2 buyers: You will need a multi-region DVD player to play this disc, or you can view it using one of your computer DVD play-back programmes.
Produced by Alexander Korda and directed by William Cameron Menzies. The film stars Raymond Massey, Ralph Richardson, Cedric Hardwicke, Pearl Argyle and Margaretta Scott.
“Things to Come” sets out a future history from 1940 to 2036. In the screenplay, or 'treatment' that Wells published in 1935, before the film was released, the story ends in the year 'A.D. 2054.'. It is set in the fictional British city of 'Everytown'. Successful businessman John Cabal (Raymond Massey) cannot enjoy Christmas Day, 1940, with the ominous news of possible war…..
What will I receive? Your film will come on a DVD-R disc in a plastic DVD sleeve with no artwork. The title of the film will be written on the sleeve for your convenience.
Region 2 - PAL
Note: This DVD does not contain any menus.
This film is now in the public domain in the United States. The print offered here is from the American release version.
Please read all the details of this listing so you know exactly what you are buying.
Raymond Massey as John Cabal/Oswald Cabal
Edward Chapman as Pippa Passworthy/Raymond Passworthy
Ralph Richardson as Rudolf a.k.a. The Boss
Margaretta Scott as Roxana Black/Rowena Cabal
Cedric Hardwicke as Theotocopulos
Maurice Braddell as Dr Edward Harding
Sophie Stewart as Mrs Cabal
Derrick De Marney as Richard Gordon
Ann Todd as Mary Gordon
Pearl Argyle as Catherine Cabal
Kenneth Villiers as Maurice Passworthy