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Silent Running (Original photograph from the 1972 film)

by Douglas Trumbull (director); Deric Washburn, Michael Cimino, Steven Bochco (screenwriters); Bruce Dern, Cliff Potts, Ron Potts (starring)

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Published
1972
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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1972. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1972 film. NBC Television snipe affixed to the verso. A post-apocalyptic film laden with environmental themes and implications. Director Douglas Trumbull previously collaborated with Stanley Kubrick, creating some of the special effects for "2001: A Space Odyssey." Shot on location in California. … Read more
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Zardoz (Original photograph from the 1974 film)

by John Boorman (director, screenwriter); Sean Connery, CHarlotte Rampling, Sara Kestelman (starring)

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Published
1974
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N.p.: John Boorman Productions, 1974. Vintage borderless double weight photograph from the 1974 film. Rubber stamp crediting Michel Ciment on the verso. After the critical and commercial success of 1972's "Deliverance," director John Boorman was given almost total creative freedom for his next film. He responded by costuming Sean Connery (in only his second post-Bond film) in… Read more
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N.p.: N.p.. Draft script for an unproduced film. A twisted vision of the beginnings of a post-apocalyptic world, which starts with a plane exploding over southern Sweden. Soon everyone is a peninsular town begins getting sick with the same illness, which the doctor has never seen before. As soon as he calls the county medical examiner about… Read more
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$75.00
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Ravagers [The Ravagers] (Original screenplay for the 1979 film, producer Walter Mirisch's copy)

by Richard Compton (director); Donald S. Sanford (screenwriter); Robert Edmond Alter (novel); Richard Harris, Ernest Borgnine (starring)

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Published
1974
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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1974. Draft script for the 1979 film, here under the working title "The Ravagers." Copy belonging to uncredited producer Walter Mirisch, with his name in blue holograph ink on the title page, and with a holograph note in the same blue ink paper-clipped to the front wrapper. Based on the 1966 novel… Read more
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On the Beach (Two original photographs from the 1959 film)

by Stanley Kramer (director); Nevil Shute (novel); John Paxton (screenwriter); Gergory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire (starring)

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Published
1959
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N.p.: Stanley Kramer Productions, 1959. Two vintage reference studio still photographs from the 1959 film. In the wake of WWIII, what remains of the human race is rapidly annihilated by radiation poisoning. The only habitable part of the planet is southern Australia, which will soon become toxic as air currents bring the poisonous fumes south. Survivors grapple… Read more
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On the Beach (Original photograph from the 1990 television re-release)

by Stanley Kramer (director); Nevil Shute (novel); John Paxton (screenwriter); Gergory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire (starring)

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Published
1990
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N.p.: Stanley Kramer Productions, 1990. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1990 re-release. In the wake of WWIII, what remains of the human race is rapidly annihilated by radiation poisoning. The only habitable part of the planet is southern Australia, which will soon become toxic as air currents bring the poisonous fumes south. Survivors grapple with their… Read more
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Red Alert (Original screenplay for the 1977 television movie)

by William Hale (director); Harold King (novel); Sandor Stern (screenwriter); William Devane, Adrienne Barbeau, M. Emmet Walsh (starring)

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Published
1977
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Los Angeles: Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS], 1977. Final Revised Draft script for the 1977 television movie. Based on the 1977 book by Harold King. Included is a vintage production photo of William Devane from the film, with a snipe on the verso with the CBS television logo. A computer at a nuclear power plant malfunctions and seals… Read more
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The Last Man in New York (Original treatment screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Paul MacNamara (screenwriter)

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Published
1946
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Los Angeles: David O. Selznick, 1946. Treatment script for an unproduced film science fiction film. Developed for David O. Selznick by Paul MacNamara, who worked as a publicity director on several Selznick projects, including "Duel in the Sun" (1946), "The Paradine Case" (1947), and "Portrait of Jennie" (1948). A story about a New York City reporter who… Read more
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Bug [The Hephaestus Plague] (Original screenplay for the 1975 film)

by Jeannot Szwarc (director); Thomas Page (novel, screenwriter); William Castle (screenwriter); Bradford Dillman, Joanna Miles, Richard Gilliland, Jamie Smith-Jackson (starring)

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Published
1974
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Hollywood: William Castle Productions / Paramount Pictures, 1974. Revised Final Draft script for the 1975 film, "Bug," here under its working title, "The Hephaestus Plague." "Bug" in holograph pencil just below the title on the title page. Based on Thomas Page's 1973 novel. James Parmiter (Dillman) is a mad scientist who discovers the presence of a bizarre… Read more
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Zeroville (Two drafts of an original screenplay for an unproduced film, both inscribed by David Henderson)

by David Henderson (screenwriter); Robert N. Zagone (screenwriter)

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Published
1988
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N.p.: N.p., 1988. Two Draft scripts, from 1987 and 1988, for an unproduced film. Both drafts SIGNED by screenwriter David Henderson in holograph ink on the title page in 1992, and each has a lengthy inscription about the development of the script, noting "Michael L. Parker" and his investment in the film, the script's general plot and characters, a… Read more
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$125.00