Things to Come

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Things to Come

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It's Christmas 1940, and Everytown resident John Cabal (Raymond Massey) fears that war is imminent. When it breaks out, the war lasts 30 years, destroying the city and ushering in a new dark age of plagues and petty despots. But there is hope in the form of Wings Over the World, a group of pacifist scientists and thinkers lead by Cabal. Their dream is to build a utopian society on the ruins of the old. But first they'll have to unseat the latest ruling tyrant (Ralph Richardson).

Release details

Release date: Friday April 17 1936
Duration: 0 mins

Cast and crew

Director: William Cameron Menzies
Screenwriter: HG Wells
Cast: Raymond Massey
Ralph Richardson
Edward Chapman
Margaretta Scott
Cedric Hardwicke
Sophie Stewart
Ann Todd
Derrick de Marney