Things to Come

Things to Come (1936)

The future is here!

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The story of a century: a decades-long second World War leaves plague and anarchy, then a rational state rebuilds civilization and attempts space travel.

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  • Raymond Massey

    as John Cabal / Oswald Cabal
  • Edward Chapman

    as Pippa Passworthy / Raymond Passworthy
  • Ralph Richardson

    as The Boss
  • Cedric Hardwicke

    as Theotocopulos
  • Margaretta Scott

    as Roxana / Rowena
  • Maurice Braddell

    as Dr. 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
  • Patrick Barr

    as World Transport Official
  • George Sanders

    as Celestial Body
  • Terry-Thomas

    as Man of the Future
  • Abraham Sofaer

    as The Jew
Directing William Cameron Menzies Director
Production Alexander Korda Producer
Sound Arthur Bliss Original Music Composer
Camera Georges Périnal Director of Photography
Editing Charles Crichton Editor
Editing Francis D. Lyon Editor
Art Vincent Korda Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up John Armstrong Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up René Hubert Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Cathleen Mann Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Sam Williams Costume Design
Writing H.G. Wells Novel
Writing H.G. Wells Screenplay