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The Unearthly [House of Monsters] (Original screenplay for the 1957 film)

The Unearthly [House of Monsters] (Original screenplay for the 1957 film)

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The Unearthly [House of Monsters] (Original screenplay for the 1957 film)

by John Carradine (starring); Boris Petroff (director); Jane Mann, John D.F. Black (screenwriters); Myron Healey, Allison Hayes, Marilyn Buferd (starring)

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Los Angeles: Republic Pictures, 1957. Draft script for the 1957 film, here under the working title "House of Monsters." Copy belonging to screenwriter John D.F. Black (writing under the nom de plume "Geoffrey Dennis"), with his manuscript pencil and ink annotations on virtually every page, noting deletions and revisions, and revising pagination.

In his quest to discover the fountain of youth, a mad scientist accidentally turns his research subjects (who believe they are receiving a cure for depression) into grotesque zombies.

Self wrappers. Missing title page, possibly as issued. Undated, 103 leaves, with last page of text numbered 94. Carbon typescript and typescript, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

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Title
The Unearthly [House of Monsters] (Original screenplay for the 1957 film)
Author
John Carradine (starring); Boris Petroff (director); Jane Mann, John D.F. Black (screenwriters); Myron Healey, Allison Hayes, Marilyn Buferd (starring)
Book Condition
Used
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Publisher
Republic Pictures
Place of Publication
Los Angeles
Date Published
1957
Keywords
Film Scripts | 1950s Cinema | Science Fiction | Horror | Monsters
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Film Scripts; Science Fiction; Horror; 1950s Cinema; Monsters;

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