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Creepshow

By King, Stephen



Stephen King, the world's bestselling novelist, was educated at the University of Maine at Orono. He lives with his wife, the novelist Tabitha King, and their children in Bangor, Maine.

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Creepshow (Original screenplay for the 1982 film, signed by George A. Romero)

King, Stephen (screenwriter, starring); George A. Romero (director); Hal Holbrook, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, E.G. Marshall

Burbank: Warner Brothers, 1979. First Draft Script for the 1982 film, "Creepshow," directed by George A. Romero, written for the screen by Stephen King, and starring King, Hal Holbrook, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Adrienne Barbeau, Leslie Nielsen, and E.G. Marshall. SIGNED by George Romero on the title page: "Stay scared! / George Romero." This an early draft, with the "Laurel Group" address on the title page. The Laurel Group was sold the film rights by Films Around the World at the point when Romero was picked to direct the film. In one of the most successful genre pairings of the 1980s, horror maestros Romero and King came together to write a five-story B-movie anthology that paid tribute to the great E.C. horror comics of the 1950s. The result was a film that belongs in a category with Mario Bava's 1968 "Danger: Diabolik!" and perhaps a few others, wherein the experience of reading a comic book is vibrantly translated to the screen. Another often-ignored fact is this an original screenplay by King, with only two of the five tales in the anthology ("Weeds" and "The Crate") based on short stories previously written by King. Black vinyl studio wrappers, stamped in gilt on the front wrapper. Title page present, with a date of 1979 (3 years prior to the film's release) and a credit for screenwriter King. Tiny holograph ink notation of a first name ("Karen") and a couple of phone numbers at the top of same, indicating that this was probably a working reference copy. 142 leaves, mechanically reproduced, white stock. Pages and wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold screw brads. In a custom quarter leather clamshell box.

  • Published: 1979
Sold by: Royal Books, Inc.
$2,750.00

Creepshow; a Screenplay / by Stephen King - 1st Draft

King, Stephen (1947-)

Stephen King, New York, 1982. 1st Draft. Exceptional; a fine copy. Title-printed, staple-bound, red stiff-card. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. An outstanding example. 1st Draft. A George Romero Film. Subjects: King, Stephen, 1947- --Screenplays.

  • Published: 1982
  • Edition: 1st Draft
Sold by: MW Books Ltd.
$438.75

CREEPSHOW: A SCREENPLAY "1ST DRAFT" [A GEORE A. ROMERO FILM]

King, Stephen [George A. Romero]

New York: Laurel [Laurel-Show Inc] c.1979 [but c.1982 on front cover], 1982 Presumed first edition thus [no statement of printing]. Brad-bound, 8.5" x 11" sheets, printed on rectos ["front" side] only, last numbered page is 142, red paper covers with black printing. Near Fine copy. Scarce.. First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition Thus
Sold by: Other Worlds Bookstore
$150.00

Creepshow : A Screenplay, 1st Draft

King, Stephen

NF. 1979. Original Wraps. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Acetate front cover, 3-hole punched pages with brass brads. Nice clean copy. 142 pages. J-7. .

  • Published: 1979
  • Condition: NF
Sold by: Paradise Found Books
$100.00

CREEPSHOW: A GEORGE ROMERO FILM [STEPHEN KING'S]

King, Stephen [cover art by Jack Kamen] [interior art by Berni Wrightson with Michele Wrightson] [from the movie directed by George A. Romero and produced by Richard P. Rubinstein]

New York: Plume / New American Library [1982], 1982 First edition. Oversize [about 8.5" x 11"] pictorial wrappers, unpaginated, color comic illustrated [by Berni Wrightson]/graphic novel format. Bright, fresh Fine copy with a minor lower corner crease to the rear cover.. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine.

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • ISBN: 9780452253803
Sold by: Other Worlds Bookstore
$94.00

Creepshow

King, Stephen

Plume. PAPERBACK. 0452253802 20+ year old paperback book-may have shelf or handling wear-publishers mark- I ship FAST with FREE tracking!! . New.

Sold by: Brats Bargain Books
$88.93

Creepshow

King, Stephen

New York: New American Library Cover Art Jack Kamen. Art by Berni Wrightson with Michele Wrightson. Text CR 1982, illustrations CR 1982, stated first printing, July 1982. 60 pages all color. 8' x 11' hard paper covers. All very good condition.. Stated first Printing. Soft Cover.

  • Edition: Stated first Printing
Sold by: Books by Jan
$88.00

Creepshow

King, Stephen

New York: New Amercan Library, 1982. First edition of the card cover book with the stories from the George A Romero film told iin illustrated strip format with colour art by Berni Wrightson. 66 pages in bright clean condition outer covers are bright and clean with just the lightest of wear on edges, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Berni Wrightson. 11 x 8¼ Inches. Card Covers.

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • ISBN: 9780452253803
Sold by: Books Bought and Sold
$81.66

Creepshow

Stephen King

New York: New American Library, 1982. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Berni and Michelle Wrightson and Jack Kamen. This graphic novel is a stated first edition. It is lightly rubbed and the lower corner on the front wrap is creased. The pages of colored illustrations are bright and clear bound in glossy red pictorial wraps with white & black titles on the front.

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition First Printing
Sold by: mdpinc Books
$60.00

Creepshow

King, Stephen

Plume. Fine with no dust jacket. 1982. First Edition. Softcover. 0452253802 . This is a clean and bright copy. ; Plume; 0.2 x 10.8 x 8.1 Inches; Five scary tales written in comic book format. .

  • Published: 1982
  • Condition: Fine with no dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • ISBN: 9780452253803
Sold by: Laura Grim
$50.00

Creepshow (Plume)

Stephen King

Plume. Paperback. Good. Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy. Ships Fast. Expedite Shipping Available.

Sold by: ExtremelyReliable
$49.75

Creepshow

Stephen King

Plume. Used - Acceptable. shelf wear to soft covers ACCEPTABLE with noted wear to cover and pages. Binding intact. May contain highlighting, inscriptions or notations. We offer a no-hassle guarantee on all our items. Orders generally ship by the next business day. Default Text

Sold by: Bay City Books, LLC
$40.00

Creepshow

Stephen King

New American Library, August 1982. Trade Paperback. Good. Additional artwork is by Berni Wrightson and Jack Kamen. This item is in English. Based on the King screenplay and the George Romero film. Pages and spine intact. Item Size: H- 11", W- 8.5", D- .25" Shipping Weight: 13 oz.

Sold by: Firefly Bookstore
$34.99