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Tabu: A Story of the South Seas (Original photograph from the set of the 1931 film)

by Murnau, F.W. (director, screenwriter); Robert J. Flaherty (screenwriter); Matahi, Anne Chevalier, Bill Bambridge, Hitu (starring)

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Published
1930
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$875.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Vintage vernacular photograph of F.W. Murnau, cinematographer Floyd Crosby, a sound engineer, and native extras from the 1931 film. Considered the first example of "docufiction." The fourth and final film made by Murnau during his time in the US. Murnau and Robert J. Flaherty wrote the unpublished story "Turia," based on… Read more
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The Soldier and the Lady (Original photograph of Elizabeth Allan and Fay Bainter from the 1937 film)

by Nicholls Jr., George (director); Jules Verne (novel); Mortimer Offner, Anthony Veiller, Anne Morrison Chapin (screenwriters); Anton Walbrook, Elizabeth Allan, Margot Grahame (starring)

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Published
1937
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$15.00

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Santa Monica, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1937. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1937 film, showing actors Elizabeth Allan and Fay Bainter. Based on the 1876 novel "Michel Strogoff", following a Russian courier as he travels cross-country to deliver a message to the troops on the Tartar battlefront. Set in Russia. 10 x 8… Read more
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Madame Spy (Original screenplay for the 1934 film)

by Freund, Karl (director); Fay Wray, Nils Asther, Edward Arnold (starring); William Hurlbut (screenwriter)

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Published
1933
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$850.00

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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1933. Draft script for the 1934 espionage film, noted on the title page as having the working title "Under False Colors". Though best remembered as one of the great cinematographers, Karl Freund also directed eight films after coming to the US from Germany. "Madame Spy" was the third, on the heels of… Read more
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Down to the Sea in Ships (Original screenplay for the 1949 film)

by Hathaway, Henry (director); John Lee Mahin, Sy Bartlett (screenwriters); Richard Widmark, Lionel Barrymore, Dean Stockwell, Gene Lockhart (starring)

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Published
1948
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$450.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1948. Second Revised / First Draft Continuity script for the 1949 film. Production No. 143 and copy No. 7, SECOND REVISED, and RIRST DRAFT CONTINUITY all rubber stamped on front wrapper. Single annotation in script, in holograph pencil, on the verso of page 70 listing three names. Whaling ship captain Bering Joy (Lionel… Read more
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$450.00
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The Mysterious Island (Two original photographs from the 1929 film)

by Verne, Jules (novel); Hubbard, Lucien (director, screenwriter); Lionel Barrymore, Jacqueline Gadsdon, Lloyd Hughes (starring)

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Published
1929
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$625.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1929. Two vintage studio still photographs from the 1929 film. Mimeo snipe printed on the verso of each. Loosely based on the 1874 novel by Jules Verne. Count Dakkar (Lionel Barrymore), the benevolent scientist-leader of a volcanic island, is attacked by the evil despot Baron Falon (Montagu Love), leading to a… Read more
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King of the Jungle (Original screenplay for the 1933 film)

by Humberstone, H. Bruce (director); Max Marcin (director, screenwriter); Charles Thurley Stoneham (novel); Philip Wylie, Fred Niblo Jr. (screenwriters); Buster Crabbe, Frances Dee, Sidney Toler (starring)

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Published
1932
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$300.00

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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1932. Revised Final script for the 1933 film, with one annotation in holograph pencil and Paramount "File Copy Return to Story Dept.," "Master File," and "File Copy" stamps on front wrapper. One annotation in holograph pencil to "CAST" page adding actor Buster Crabbe's name to lead character Kaspa. Script divided into sequences, as was customary… Read more
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White Squall (Original screenplay for the 1996 film)

by Scott, Ridley (director); Charles Gieg Jr., Felix Sutton (book); Todd Robinson (screenwriter); Jeff Bridges, Caroline Goodall, John Savage (starring)

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Published
1995
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$300.00

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N.p.: Percy Main Productions, 1995. Revised Final Draft script for the 1996 film. Three copied annotations on two pages, consisting of one dialogue change and two revision date changes. Based on the 1962 book "The Last Voyage of the Albatross" by Charles Gieg Jr. and Felix Sutton about the sinking of the brigantine Albatross on May 2, 1961.… Read more
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The Last Outpost (Original screenplay for the 1935 film)

by Barton, Charles, Louis J. Gasnier (directors); F. Britten Austin (short story); Philip MacDonald (screenwriter); Cary Grant, Claude Rains, Gertrude Michael (starring)

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Published
1935
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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1935. Draft script for the 1935 film. Paramount "File Copy" and "Master File" stamps on front wrapper. Script divided into sequences, as was customary for the period. Based on F. Britten Austin's 1923 short story "The Drum." During WWI British Officer Michael Andrews (Cary Grant) is captured and awaiting execution when local Turkish… Read more
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Wharf Angel [The Man Who Broke His Heart] (Original screenplay for the 1934 film)

by Menzies, William Cameron, George Somnes (directors); Frederick Schlick (play); Samuel Hoffenstein, Frank Partos, Stephen Morehouse Avery (screenwriters); Victor McLaglen, Dorothy Dell, Preston Foster (starring)

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Published
1933
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$350.00

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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1933. Final script for the 1934 film, here under the working title "The Man Who Broke His Heart," with an annotation in holograph pencil, and Paramount "Return to Story Dept.," "Master File," and "File Copy" stamps on front wrapper. Script written prior to casting Dorothy Dell, whose "Cast" page lists all principal actors except Dell.… Read more
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The Crusader: Books III-IV - Julanar the Lioness / My Lady Queen (First Edition)

by Offutt, Andrew J. writing as John Cleve

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Published
1981
ISBN
9780394177366
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$25.00

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New York: Black Cat / Grove Press, 1981. First Combined Edition, first printing. Lusty saga of fiery passion in a turbulent era! From the author's estate. Collects two previously published books in a single volume: "Julanar the Lioness" (Book III), and "My Lady Queen" (Book IV). Some toning at the edges, slight wrinkling to the… Read more
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The Crusader: Books III-IV - Julanar the Lioness / My Lady Queen (First Edition)

by Offutt, Andrew J. writing as John Cleve

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Published
1981
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9780394177366
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$45.00

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New York: Black Cat / Grove Press, 1981. First Combined Edition, first printing. Lusty saga of fiery passion in a turbulent era! From the author's estate. Collects two previously published books in a single volume: "Julanar the Lioness" (Book III), and "My Lady Queen" (Book IV). A few brief stains, some production wrinkle to the… Read more
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The Crusader: Books III-IV - Julanar the Lioness / My Lady Queen (First Edition)

by Offutt, Andrew J. writing as John Cleve

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Published
1981
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9780394177366
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$45.00

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New York: Black Cat / Grove Press, 1981. First Combined Edition, first printing. Lusty saga of fiery passion in a turbulent era! From the author's estate. Collects two previously published books in a single volume: "Julanar the Lioness" (Book III), and "My Lady Queen" (Book IV). Stray black mark at the fore-edge of the front… Read more
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The Crusader: Books III-IV - Julanar the Lioness / My Lady Queen (First Edition)

by Offutt, Andrew J. writing as John Cleve

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Published
1981
ISBN
9780394177366
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$15.00

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New York: Black Cat / Grove Press, 1981. First Combined Edition, first printing. Lusty saga of fiery passion in a turbulent era! From the author's estate. Collects two previously published books in a single volume: "Julanar the Lioness" (Book III), and "My Lady Queen" (Book IV). Spine panel darkened, light foxing to page edges. Very… Read more
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Lionheart [Lionheart: The Children's Crusade] (Original screenplay for the 1987 film)

by Schaffner, Franklin J. (director); Menno Meyjes (story, screenwriter); Richard Outten (screenwriter); Eric Stoltz, Gabriel Byrne, Nicola Cowper (starring)

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Published
1980
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N.p.: Taliafilm II, 1980. Draft script for the 1987 film. An early draft written solely by the creator of the story, Menno Meyjes. Loosely based on the 13th Century Children's Crusade, we follow the knight Robert Nerra (Eric Stoltz) as he joins up with King Richard the Lionheart (Neil Dickson) to protect orphan children from the Black Prince… Read more
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Tom Sawyer (Original screenplay for the 1930 film)

by Cromwell, John (director); Mark Twain (novel); Grover Jones, William Slavens McNutt, Sam Mintz (screenwriters); Jackie Coogan, Junior Durkin, Mitzi Green (starring)

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Published
1930
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N.p.: N.p., 1930. First White script for the 1930 pre-Code film, the first talking picture adaptation of Twain's novel. Screenplay divided into nine alphabetical Sequences, A through J (omitting I, presumably as issued). Housed in a custom green cloth, green quarter leather clamshell box, with rounded spine, raised bands, and titles in gilt. John Cromwell's "Tom Sawyer"… Read more
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Lawrence of Arabia (Original photograph from set of the 1962 film)

by Lean, David (director, screenwriter); T. E. Lawrence (writings); Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson (screenwriters); Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Omar Sharif, Jose Ferrer (starring)

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Published
1962
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London: Horizon, 1962. Vintage borderless photograph of David Lean on the set of the 1962 film. An incomparable film. Opening in 1935 with the death of Lawrence (Peter O'Toole) in a motorcycle accident at the age of 46, we then follow, in flashback, Lawrence as a young intelligence officer in 1916 Cairo, assigned to investigate the… Read more
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Typhoon (Original screenplay for the 1940 film)

by King, Louis (director); Steve Fisher (story); Allen Rivkin (screenwriter); Dorothy Lamour, Robert Preston, Lynne Overman (starring)

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Published
1939
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$475.00

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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1939. Draft script for the 1940 film, with the name of uncredited screenwriter Leonard Lee in holograph pencil over date on lower left. Paramount "File Copy" and "Master File" stamps and holograph annotation in pencil on front wrapper. Script divided into sequences, as was customary for the period. Paramount's 1940 Technicolor south seas adventure.… Read more
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$475.00
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Arabesque (Original banner poster for the 1966 film)

by Donen, Stanley (director); Robert McGinnis (designer); Gordon Cotler (novel); Julian Mitchell, Stanley Price, Peter Stone (screenwriters); Gregory Peck, Sophia Looren, Alan Badel (starring)

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Published
1966
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Universal City: Universal Pictures, 1966. Vintage US silkscreen banner poster for the 1966 film. Based on the 1961 novel "The Cypher" by Alex Gordon, about a professor of ancient languages who becomes involved in international intrigue involving a beautiful spy, an oil magnate, and a secret message coded in hieroglyphics. Set in and shot on location in… Read more
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The Ice Pirates [The Seventh World or The Ice Pirates] (Original screenplay for the 1984 film)

by Raffill, Stewart (screenwriter, director); Stanford Sherman (screenwriter); Robert Urich, Mary Crosby, Michael D. Roberts, Anjelica Huston (starring)

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Published
1982
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$175.00

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Los Angeles: JF Productions, 1982. First Draft script for the 1984 film. Water is the most valuable resource in the distant future. In space opera fashioin, two space pirates begin working for a princess in order to help find her father. Blue untitled wrappers. Title page present, dated June 11, 1982, noted as FIRST DRAFT… Read more
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Tom Sawyer (Original screenplay for the 1973 film)

by Taylor, Don (director); Mark Twain (novel); Robert B. Sherman, Richard M. Sherman (screenwriters); Johnny Whitaker, Celeste Holm, Warren Oates, Jeff East, Jodie Foster (starring)

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Published
1972
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$1,500.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1972. Revised Draft script for the 1973 film. A musical based on Mark Twain's classic coming-of-age adventure novel, that introduced an entirely new generation to Twain's story, with a very hip cast from today's perspective, including Warren Oats, a young Jodie Foster, and the great Dub Taylor. Nominated for three Academy Awards.… Read more
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