Men of Tomorrow

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Men of Tomorrow
Directed by Zoltan Korda
Leontine Sagan
Produced by Alexander Korda
Written by Anthony Gibbs
Arthur Wimperis
Starring Maurice Braddell
Joan Gardner
Emlyn Williams
Robert Donat
Merle Oberon
Music by Kurt Schröder
Cinematography Philip Tannura
London Film Company
Distributed by British Paramount
British & Dominions Film Corporation
Release dates
  • 1932 (1932)
Running time
88 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Men of Tomorrow (1932) is a British drama film, directed by Zoltan Korda and Leontine Sagan, produced by Alexander Korda and written by Anthony Gibbs and Arthur Wimperis. It stars Maurice Braddell, Joan Gardner and Emlyn Williams and features Robert Donat's movie debut.[1][2]


This is the story of an Oxford University student in the years after his graduation. Allen Shepherd (Braddell) has become a successful novelist and has married Jane Anderson (Gardner). A firm proponent of traditional sex roles, Shepherd leaves Jane when she accepts a teaching post at Oxford. He changes his views and the couple is reunited. Robert Donat and Merle Oberon were given top billing when Men of Tomorrow was distributed in the United States in 1935.


The film is currently missing from the BFI National Archive, and is listed as one of the British Film Institute's "75 Most Wanted" lost films.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 "Men of Tomorrow / BFI Most Wanted". British Film Institute. Retrieved 2 June 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Kulik Karol. Alexander Korda:The Man Who Could Work Miracles. Virgin Books, 1990. ISBN 9780870003356

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