Man of Two Worlds (film)

Man of Two Worlds is a 1934 American pre-Code drama film directed by J. Walter Ruben and starring Francis Lederer, Elissa Landi and Henry Stephenson.

Man of Two Worlds
Directed byJ. Walter Ruben
Produced byPandro S. Berman
Merian C. Cooper
Written byHoward J. Green
Ainsworth Morgan
Starring Francis Lederer
Elissa Landi
Henry Stephenson
Music byBernhard Kaun
CinematographyHenry W. Gerrard
Edited byJack Hively
Distributed byRKO Pictures
Release date
January 13, 1934
Running time
92 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$308,000[1]


A British explorer to the Arctic hires an Eskimo guide for his expedition. Extremely skilled at his job, he has little knowledge of Western Civilization. When he travels to London he falls in love with his employer's daughter, but also struggles to adjust to the different culture.

Box Office

It lost $220,000.[1] The film was a box office disappointment for RKO.[2]



  1. Richard Jewel, 'RKO Film Grosses: 1931-1951', Historical Journal of Film Radio and Television, Vol 14 No 1, 1994 p58
  2. By, D. W. (1934, Nov 25). TAKING A LOOK AT THE RECORD. New York Times (1923-Current File) Retrieved from
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.