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The Operators (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

The Operators (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

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The Operators (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Norman Bogner (screenwriter)

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1966. First Draft script for an unproduced film called "The Operators," written by novelist Norman Bogner, and set in London in the 1960s. A crime-based drama about ex-cons and their cons. Brief notation in manuscript ink on two pages.

Bogner's other credits include "Privelege" (1967, screenwriter, his only film), "Emerald Soup" (1963 television series, story editor), the "Armchair" theatre television series (1965-1966), and "Seventh Avenue" (1977 television series based on his novel).

Blue titled wrappers, noted as FIRST DRAFT on the front wrapper, dated November 30, 1966. Title page present, dated November 30, 1966, noted as First Draft, with a credit for screenwriter Bogner. 127 leaves, with last page of text numbered 126. Xerographically reproduced. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with two gold brads.


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The Operators (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)
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Film Scripts | 1960s Cinema | Unproduced Films | British Interest | Gambling | Con Men, Grifters, and Hustlers
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