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Rain Man (Original screenplay for the 1988 film)

by Levinson, Barry (director); Barry Morrow, Ronald Bass (screenwriters); Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino (starring)

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Published
1988
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$250.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1988. Second Draft script for the 1988 film. With holograph ink annotations to the title page noting the name of an unknown crew member and noting the script as copy No. 27. A selfish yuppie learns that the inheritance he expected to gain after his father's passing has instead gone to his… Read more
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$250.00
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Midnight Cowboy (Original screenplay for the 1969 film, working copy belonging to still photographer Ron Munkasci)

by Schlesinger, John (director); Waldo Salt (screenwriter); James Leo Herlihy (novel);Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight (starring)

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Published
1969
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$4,500.00

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New York: Jerome Hellman Productions, 1969. Draft script for the 1969 film. Copy belonging to the film's still photographer Ron Munkasci, with this name in red holograph ink at the top right corner of the title page. A classic of the New Hollywood cinema, based on the 1965 novel of the same name by James Leo Herlihy. A… Read more
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$4,500.00
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Sons and Lovers (Original screenplay for the 1960 film)

by Lawrence, D.H. (novel); Trever Howard, Dean Stockwell, Wendy Hiller, Mary Ure (starring); Jack Cardiff (director); Gavin Lambert, T.E.B. Clarke (screenwriters)

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Published
1959
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$1,250.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1959. Shooting script for the 1960 film. Title annotated on the right edge of the front wrapper in holograph pencil and copy number "36" annotated on title page above title in holograph ink. Based on the 1913 novel by D.H. Lawrence. An excellent and beautifully filmed adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's semi-autobiographical novel wherein… Read more
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$1,250.00
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Street Smart [Streets of New York] (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Schatzberg, Jerry (director); David Freeman (screenwriter); Christopher Reeve, Kathy Baker, Mimi Rogers, Andre Gregory, Morgan Freeman (starring)

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Published
1980
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$375.00

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N.p.: International Creative Management [ICM], 1980. Early Revised Draft script for the 1987 film, here under the working title "Streets of New York." Magazine reporter Jonathan Fisher (Christopher Reeve) fabricates a story about a New York pimp after he is unsuccessful getting information on the streets. But the police, the district attorney, and a real pimp and… Read more
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Days of Heaven (Collection of 5 stills from the 1978 film)

by Malick, Terrence (director, screenwriter); Edie Baskin (still photographer); Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Sam Shepard, Linda Manz (starring)

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Published
1978
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$45.00

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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1978. Collection of 5 vintage black-and-white studio still photographs from the 1978 film. Malick's second film as a director, following and matching his auspicious debut, "Badlands," about two young people who escape the poverty of Chicago during the Depression, and become employed by a farmer in rural Texas. Nominated for two Academy Awards, winning… Read more
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$45.00
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The Pumpkin Coach (Original treatment script for an unproduced film)

by Fuchs, Daniel, Phil Rapp (screenwriters)

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Published
1946
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$650.00

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Los Angeles: Samuel Goldwyn Productions, 1946. Treatment script for an unproduced film by screenwriters Daniel Fuchs and Phil Rapp, dated 10/16/46. First page of carbon typescript treatment is a contract with Samuel Goldwyn Productions, Inc., signed and dated by Fuchs in holograph ink, with date illegible. Daniel Fuchs began his writing career in his mid-twenties with the… Read more
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$650.00
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Right to the Heart [You Can't Always Tell] (Original screenplay for the 1942 film)

by Forde, Eugene (director); Walter Bullock (screenwriter); Brenda Joyce, Joseph Allen, Cobina Wright (starring)

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Published
1941
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$350.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1941. Final Draft script for the 1942 film. Production No. 690 and copy No. 140 both rubber stamped on the front wrapper, with FINAL printed at the top right corner of same. John T. Bromley (Joseph Allen), a young man from high society, is physically humiliated by a prizefighter (William Haade) before his socialite… Read more
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Turkish Delight (Collection of four original photographs from the 1973 film)

by Verhoeven, Paul (director); Jan Wolkers (novel); Willem Veenman (still photographer); Gerard Soeteman (screenwriter); Monique van de Ven, Rutger Hauer, Tonny Huurdeman (starring)

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Published
1974
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$125.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1974. Collection of four vintage double weight studio still photographs from US release of the 1973 Dutch film. Based on the 1969 novel "Turks Fruit" by Jan Wolkers. Gifted sculptor Eric Vonk (Rutger Hauer) falls in love and marries the beautiful young Olga Stapels (Monique van de Ven) to the disapproval of her family. … Read more
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$125.00
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Nights of Cabiria [Cabiria] (Two original photographs from the 1957 film)

by Fellini, Federico (director, screenwriter); Ennio Flaiano, Tullio Pinelli, Pier Paolo Pasolini (screenwriters); Giulietta Masina, Francois Perier, Amedeio Nazzari (starring)

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Published
1957
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$325.00

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N.p.: Lopert Films Inc, 1957. Two vintage photographs from the 1957 film, one promotional photograph of Giulietta Masina and one studio still photograph of Masina and Francois Perier, here under the international release title "Cabiria." Federico Fellini's compassionate and grounded masterpiece, with a stunning and heart-breaking performance from (Fellini's wife) Masina as Cabiria, a naive prostitute… Read more
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$325.00
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The Talk of the Town (Collection of seven original keybook photographs from the 1942 film)

by Stevens, George (director); Sidney Harmon (story); John Miehle (still photographer); Irwin Shaw, Sidney Buchman, Dale Van Every (screenwriter); Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman (starring)

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Published
1942
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$875.00

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1942. Collection of seven vintage keybook photographs from the 1972 film. Mimeo snipe and "Approved Advertising Advisory Council Apr 21 1942 Hollywood" stamp on verso of each. Political activist Leopold Dilg (Cary Grant) is framed when a lumber mill burns down and a man is killed. Escaping prison, he hides… Read more
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$875.00
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The Street Where I Live (Signed First Edition)

by Lerner, Alan Jay

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Published
1978
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780340228388
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$450.00

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1978. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A memoir by lyricist and librettist Alan Jay Lerner, who in collaboration with his writing partner Frederick Loewe created some of the most enduring works of the American stage and cinema. Winner of 3 Tony Awards and 3 Academy… Read more
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$450.00
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Ten Gentlemen from West Point (Original screenplay for the 1942 film)

by Hathaway, Henry (director); Malvin Wald (story); Richard Maibaum (screenwriter); George Montomery, Maureen O'Hara, John Sutton (starring)

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Published
1941
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$375.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1941. Revised Shooting Final Draft script for the 1942 film. Production No. 574 and copy No. 7, studio "Received" (dated Dec 9, 1941), and "Permanent Legal Records" all rubber stamped on the front wrapper, with FINAL printed at the top right corner of same. One annotation in holograph pencil of three names on the verso… Read more
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Wilson (Original screenplay for the 1944 film)

by King, Henry (director); Lamar Trotti (screenwriter); Alexander Knox, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Thomas Mitchell (starring)

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Published
1943
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$650.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1943. Second Revised Final Draft script for the 1944 film. Single holograph annotation of two names on verso of final page of script. The most expensive movie produced at the time and Darryl F. Zanuck's own labor of love, known in the trade as "Zanuck's Folly," as it was largely a box-office flop,… Read more
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$650.00
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As Good As It Gets (Original screenplay for the 1997 film)

by Brooks, James L. (director, screenwriter); Mark Andrus (screenwriter); Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr. (starring)

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Published
1996
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$475.00

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Culver City, CA: TriStar, 1996. Shooting Script for the 1997 film. SIGNED on the title page by director-screenwriter James L. Brooks. Housed in a quarter leather clamshell slipcase, red cloth with blue leather spine. A misanthropic novelist uses sarcasm and animosity to mask his extreme obsessive-compulsive disorder, but finds his highly regimented world begins to unravel… Read more
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$475.00
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Sitting Pretty (Original screenplay for the 1948 film)

by Lang, Walter (director); Gwen Davenport (novel); F. Hugh Herbert (screenwriter); Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara, Clifton Web (starring)

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Published
1947
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1947. Final Draft script for the 1948 film, with "Received" and "Permanent Legal Records" stamps and two holograph annotations in pencil on front wrapper and annotation of names on verso of final page in holograph pencil. Harry and Tracey King (Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara) put an ad in the paper for a live-in babysitter… Read more
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Victory (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Conrad, Joseph (novel); Jeremy Larner (screenplay)

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Published
1977
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$225.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1977. Second Draft script for an unproduced film, with single holograph annotation at bottom of title page. Written by author, poet, journalist, and speechwriter Jeremy Larner, who won the 1972 Academy Award for Best Screenplay for Michael Ritchie's "The Candidate" starring Robert Redford and Peter Boyle. Larner also co-wrote with Jack Nicholson the 1971 Nicholson film… Read more
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$225.00
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Colonel Redl [Oberst Redl: The Spy of the Century] (Original film treatment for the 1985 film)

by Szabo, Istvan (director, screenwriter); Peter Dobai (screenwriter); John Osborne (playwright); Klaus Maria Brandauer, Gudrun Landgrebe, Hans-Christian Blech (starring)

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Published
1985
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$125.00

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Hungary: MA-Film, 1985. Film treatment for the 1985 film, here seen under the working title "Oberst Redl: The Spy of the Century." Loosely based on John Osborne's 1965 play "A Patriot for Me." The true story of Alfred Redl, a former peasant and closeted homosexual who climbs the ranks of the Austro-Hungarian military, eventually becoming Chief of… Read more
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The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond [The Life and Death of Legs Diamond] (Original screenplay for the 1960 film, copy belonging to actor Martin Landau)

by Boetticher, Budd (director); Joseph Landon (screenwriter); Ray Danton, Karen Steele, Elaine Stewart, Warren Oates, Dyan Cannon (starring)

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Published
1959
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N.p.: United States Productions, Inc, 1959. Revised Estimating script for the 1960 film belonging to actor Martin Landau, here under the working title "The Life and Death of Legs Diamond." Laid in are five carbon typescript pages of script with Landau's name written in holograph ink to upper right and annotations including the director's name and phone number, time… Read more
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Julia (Original screenplay for the 1977 film)

by Zinnemann, Fred (director); Lillian Hellman (novel) Alvin Sargent (screenwriter); Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave, Jason Robards (starring)

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Published
1976
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$850.00

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N.p.: Richard Roth Productions, 1976. First Draft script for the 1977 film. Title written in holograph pencil on small label affixed to front wrapper. Laid in is a "With the Compliments of Fred Zinnemann" note sheet with London address and phone numbers imprinted. Based on the 1973 novel "Pentimento" by Lillian Hellman. Julia is a young partisan in… Read more
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$850.00
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Grapes of Wrath (Original oversize photograph from the 1940 film, with Christmas message)

by Ford, John (director); Nunnally Johnson (screenwriter); John Steinbeck (novel); John Carradine, Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell (starring)

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Published
1939
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$2,500.00

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Hollywood: Technicolor Motion Picture, 1939. Vintage oversize double weight publicity photograph of the Joad family from the 1940 film, with the ironic Christmas message etched onto the negative in white along bottom "The Joad Family wish you a Merry Christmas and hope to see you soon." "Donn G Wescott Technicolor Motion Picture Corp" stamp and "E. S. Blake… Read more
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$2,500.00