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H.G. Wells' Things to Come [Blu-ray Disc] a London Film Production ; Produced by Alexander Korda ; Directed by William Cameron Menzies.

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.

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Blu-ray Disc

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Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781604657340


Format: Blu-ray Disc
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.
Title: H.G. Wells' things to come [Blu-ray disc] a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies.
Publisher Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013]
Subject: Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 -- Film adaptations. War and society -- Drama. War -- Drama Interplanetary voyages -- Drama.
Isbn: 9781604657340
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Thi
Oclc: 846867294
Upc: 715515106917
Bib Id: 453273

Format: Blu-ray Disc
Uniform Title: Things to come (Motion picture)
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.
Title: H.G. Wells' things to come [Blu-ray disc] a London Film production ; produced by Alexander Korda ; directed by William Cameron Menzies.
Edition: Blu-ray special ed.
Publisher, Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013]
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([22] p. : ill. ; 17 cm.)
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
Series: Criterion collection ; 660
Series: Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs) ; 660.
Subjects: Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 -- Film adaptations.
Subjects: War and society -- Drama.
Subjects: War -- Drama
Subjects: Interplanetary voyages -- Drama.
Genre: Dystopian films
Genre: Science fiction films
Genre: Fantasy films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Fiction films
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Motion pictures -- Great Britain.
Other Author: Menzies, William Cameron, 1896-1957 film director.
Other Author: Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956 film producer.
Other Author: Massey, Raymond actor.
Other Author: Chapman, Edward, 1901-1977 actor.
Other Author: Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983 actor.
Other Author: Scott, Margaretta actor.
Other Author: Hardwicke, Cedric, 1893-1964 actor.
Other Author: Braddell, Maurice, actor.
Other Author: Stewart, Sophie, 1909-1977, actor.
Other Author: De Marney, Derrick, 1906-1978 actor.
Other Author: Todd, Ann, 1909-1993, actor.
Other Author: Argyle, Pearl, 1910-1947, actor.
Other Author: Villiers, Kenneth, 1912-1992, actor.
Other Author: Brandt, Ivan, 1903-1972, actor.
Other Author: McLaren, Anne, actor.
Other Author: Hilliard, Patricia, 1916-2001, actor.
Other Author: Carson, Charles, 1885-1977, actor.
Other Author: Korda, Vincent, 1896-1979, set designer.
Other Author: Périnal, Georges, 1897-1965 director of photography.
Other Author: Bliss, Arthur, 1891-1975 composer (expression)
Other Author: Mathieson, Muir musical director.
Other Author: Armstrong, John, 1893-1973, costume designer.
Other Author: Hubert, Rene, 1895-1976 costume designer.
Other Author: Mann, Cathleen, 1896-1959, costume designer.
Other Author: Crichton, Charles, 1910-1999 editor of moving image work.
Other Author: Lyon, Francis D., 1905-1996. editor of moving image work.
Other Author: Kalat, David, 1970- commentator.
Other Author: Frayling, Christopher interviewee (expression)
Other Author: Eder, Bruce. interviewee (expression)
Other Author: Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946 artist.
Other Author: O'Brien, Geoffrey, 1948- author.
Other Author: Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946. Things to come.
Other Author: London Film Productions
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Title: Things to come [Blu-ray disc]
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1936.
Notes: Blu-ray release date: Jun. 18, 2013.
Notes: 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.
Notes: 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.
Notes: 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.
Notes: Blu-ray; region A; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; high-definition; mono.
Notes: Requires Blu-ray player.
Notes: English dialogue with optional English SDH subtitles.
ISBN: 9781604657340
Publisher Number: CC2271BD
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Medium: [Blu-ray disc]
Call Number: 791.43 Thi