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cover of Hell Up in Harlem (Original contact sheet from the 1973 film)

Hell Up in Harlem (Original contact sheet from the 1973 film)

by Larry Cohen (director, screenwriter); Fred Williamson, Gloria Hendry (starring)

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Published
1973
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N.p.: N.p., 1973. Vintage contact sheet from the 1973 film, showing 34 images of cast and crew members on the set, including several of actor Fred Williamson. A fearless crime boss takes on a corrupt district attorney who seeks to control the city's drug trade. Sequel to the 1973 film "Black Caesar." 11 x 8.5 inches.… Read more
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cover of Blood, Black, and White (Original screenplay for the 1973 film)

Blood, Black, and White (Original screenplay for the 1973 film)

by Richard Lang (director); Don Williams (screenwriter); Norman Alden, Ray Danton, Buddy Garion (starring)

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Published
1973
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$675.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Sean Inn, Inc, 1973. Shooting script for the 1973 film, with annotation of copy number "102," in holograph green pencil, on top right of title page. The mafia attempts to muscle in on an African American numbers-running ring. Shot on location in Cleveland. Black wrappers with red titles. Title page present,… Read more
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cover of Cool Breeze (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1972 film)

Cool Breeze (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1972 film)

by W. R. Burnett (novel); Barry Pollack (director, screenwriter); Thalmus Rasulala, Jim Watkins, Judy Pace (starring)

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Published
1972
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$65.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1972. Collection of seven black and white studio still photographs from the 1972 film. Loosely based on the 1950 film "The Asphalt Jungle," which was in turn based on W. R. Burnett's 1949 novel. A former inmate decides to gather a gang of criminals to execute a diamond heist, in the hopes… Read more
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cover of Cool Breeze (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1972 film)

Cool Breeze (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1972 film)

by W. R. Burnett (novel); Barry Pollack (director, screenwriter); Thalmus Rasulala, Jim Watkins, Judy Pace (starring)

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Published
1972
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$125.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1972. Complete set of eight vintage color studio still photographs from the 1972 film. Four photos shown, please inquire to see the others. Loosely based on the 1950 film "The Asphalt Jungle," which was in turn based on W. R. Burnett's 1949 novel. A former inmate decides to gather a gang of… Read more
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cover of Hit! (Original photograph taken on the set of the 1973 film)

Hit! (Original photograph taken on the set of the 1973 film)

by Sidney J. Furie (director); Alan Trustman, David M. Wolf (screenwriters); Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor (starring)

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Published
1973
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N.p.: N.p., 1973. Vintage reference photograph of director Sidney J. Furie and actor Billy Dee Williams with a camera crew between takes on the set of the 1973. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. A federal agent becomes hell-bent on tracking down a heroin ring in order to exact revenge for his… Read more
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cover of Rockers (Collection of ten original color French lobby cards from the 1978 film)

Rockers (Collection of ten original color French lobby cards from the 1978 film)

by Ted Bafaloukos (director, screenwriter); Leroy "Horsemouth" Wallace, Richard "Dirty Harry" Hall, Burning Spear, Gregory Isaacs, Dillinger, Jacob Miller (starring)

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Published
1978
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$850.00

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N.p.: Rockers Film, 1978. Collection of ten vintage color French lobby cards from the 1978 Jamaican film. Each photograph with a colorful promotional title label affixed to the bottom right corner of the recto, showing the film's title superimposed over a Rastafarian flag. Young drummer Horsemouth (played by reggae musician Leroy "Horsemouth" Wallace) wants to start a record… Read more
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cover of Rockers (Collection of three original photographs from the 1978 film)

Rockers (Collection of three original photographs from the 1978 film)

by Ted Bafaloukos (director, screenwriter); Leroy "Horsemouth" Wallace, Richard "Dirty Harry" Hall, Burning Spear, Gregory Isaacs, Dillinger, Jacob Miller (starring)

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Published
1978
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$385.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1978. Collection of three vintage reference photographs from the 1978 Jamaican film. One with holograph ink annotations regarding cropping on the border. Young drummer Horsemouth (played by reggae musician Leroy "Horsemouth" Wallace) wants to start a record business, but finds his plans waylaid by local gangsters who steal his motorcycle and terrorize the island inhabitants.… Read more
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cover of Black Eye (Collection of nine original photographs from the 1974 film)

Black Eye (Collection of nine original photographs from the 1974 film)

by Jack Arnold (director); Jeff Jacks (novel); Mark Haggard (screenwriter); Fred Williamson, Rosemary Forsyth, Teresa Graves, Richard Anderson (starring)

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Published
1974
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$65.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1974. Collection of nine vintage studio still photographs from the 1974 film. Based on Jeff Jacks' 1971 novel "Murder on the Wild Side." A former police officer turned private eye investigates a silent film star's death, which is linked to a mysterious religious cult moonlighting as a drug ring. Set and shot… Read more
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cover of Across 110th Street (Collection of seven original color photographs from the 1972 film)

Across 110th Street (Collection of seven original color photographs from the 1972 film)

by Barry Shear (director); Wally Ferris (novel); Luther Davis (screenwriter); Anthony Quinn, Yaphet Kotto, Anthony Franciosa (starring)

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Published
1972
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$85.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1972. Collection of seven vintage color studio still photographs from the 1972 film, including five mounted as issued by the distributor on a presentation card. Based on the 1970 novel by Wally Ferris, about two New York City cops who become involved in a bloody struggle between the Italian mob, the Harlem… Read more
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cover of The Harder They Come (Collection of three original photographs from the 1972 film)

The Harder They Come (Collection of three original photographs from the 1972 film)

by Jimmy Cliff (starring); Perry Henzell (director, screenwriter); Trevor D. Rhone (screenwriter)

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Published
1972
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$675.00

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London: Island Records, 1972. Collection of three vintage matte-finish studio still photographs from the 1972 film. Loosely based on the early years of real-life Jamaican outlaw Rhyging, who rose to prominence as a folk hero in the 1940s. Ska and reggae musician Jimmy Cliff's film debut, in which Cliff stars as a young man from rural Jamaica who… Read more
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cover of Dolemite (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1975 film)

Dolemite (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1975 film)

by D'Urville Martin (director, starring); Jerry Jones (screenwriter, starring); Rudy Ray Moore, Lady Reed, Hy Pyke (starring)

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Published
1975
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$175.00

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Los Angeles: Dimension Pictures, 1975. Collection of seven vintage studio still photographs from the 1975 film. A former pimp attempts to regain control of his nightclub, which has been taken over by his rival, several corrupt cops, and drug dealers. Set and shot on location in Los Angeles. 10 x 8 inches. Near Fine.… Read more
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cover of Black Girl (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1972 film)

Black Girl (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the 1972 film)

by Ossie Davis (director); J.E. Franklin (screenwriter, play); Peggy Petitt, Leslie Uggams, Brock Peters, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil (starring)

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Published
1972
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Los Angeles: Cinerama Releasing, 1972. Complete set of eight vintage color studio still photographs from the 1972 film. Based on J.E. Franklin's 1969 play. The youngest daughter in a working-class African American family dreams of becoming a dancer, and is determined to avoid the fate of her mother and two older sisters, who married and had children… Read more
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cover of Black Gunn (Original screenplay for the 1972 film, copy belonging to actor Martin Landau)

Black Gunn (Original screenplay for the 1972 film, copy belonging to actor Martin Landau)

by Robert Hartford-Davis (director, story); Robert Shearer, Franklin Coen (screenwriter); Jim Brown, Martin Landau, Brenda Sykes (starring)

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Published
1972
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N.p.: N.p., 1972. Revised Version Draft script for the 1972 film, belonging to actor Martin Landau, with his holograph ink and pencil annotations throughout, most in reference to his character Capelli, including action and dialogue changes. Also included are a 21-page shooting schedule and call sheet, with the name of uncredited crew member Jim O'Roarke in holograph ink on… Read more
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cover of Live and Let Die (Original screenplay for the 1973 film)

Live and Let Die (Original screenplay for the 1973 film)

by Guy Hamilton (director); Tom Mankiewicz (screenwriter); Ian Fleming (novel); Roger Moore, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Seymour (starring)

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Published
1972
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$5,500.00

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London: Eon Productions, 1972. Shooting script for the 1973 film. With a holograph ink annotation on the title page, noting copy No. 56. Roger Moore's first turn as 007, and the eighth film in the franchise overall. Based on the 1954 novel by Ian Fleming, which sees Bond go up against a Caribbean dictator moonlighting as a… Read more
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$5,500.00
cover of Kelly's Crazies (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Kelly's Crazies (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Michael and Don Carmody Paesornek (screenwriters)

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Published
1984
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Montreal: Dal / Carmody Productions, 1984. Draft script for an unproduced film. After two kids end up dead by means of overdosing on heroin, a few leaders of the Black community decide to figure out what is causing all the unpure and cut heroin to start cropping up in their community. Blue untitled wrappers. Title… Read more
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cover of Disco 9000 (Original screenplay for the 1977 film, producer's working copy)

Disco 9000 (Original screenplay for the 1977 film, producer's working copy)

by D'Urville Martin (director); Roland S. Jefferson (screenwriter); John Poole, Jeannie Bell (starring)

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Published
1976
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$550.00

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US: Lone Star Yellow Rose, 1976. Draft script for the 1977 film. Copy belonging to producer Cassius Weathersby, with holograph annotations on nearly every page. Also included are contractual agreements and releases for Weathersby, call sheets, budgets and other financial information, and a press release containing a synopsis of the film. The owner of a popular club… Read more
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cover of Ringmaster (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Ringmaster (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Rob Tucker, Victor Villasenor (screenwriters)

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Published
1980
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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Draft script for an unproduced film. A lurid yet touching tale of a white man whose perceptions of cultural normativity are broken when he encounters an African American pimp in Depression-era Hollywood, the two becoming lifelong friends and sharing the trials of the era in which their friendship is forbidden. Goldenrod titled… Read more
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cover of Thomasine and Bushrod (Original flyer for the 1974 film)

Thomasine and Bushrod (Original flyer for the 1974 film)

by Gordon Parks Jr. (director); Max Julien (screenwriter); Max Julien, Vonetta McGee, George Murdock (starring)

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Published
1974
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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1974. Vintage flyer for the 1974 film, likely for a specific theatre, as it advertises "Starts May 1," about three weeks after the film's initial release on April 10. A blaxploitation Western take on Bonnie and Clyde, about two Robin Hood-esque bank robbers in the American Southwest who long for a quiet… Read more
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cover of Funkavision (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Funkavision (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Homer Taylor

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Published
1988
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$350.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1988. First Draft script for an unproduced film. A comedy about the titular fictional music variety show. The cast list notes several heavyweight comedic actors, including Richard Pryor, Lilly Tomlin, Dan Ackroyd, and Eddie Murphy, but it's unclear if they were attached to the project or if it's a wish list, as the script also… Read more
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cover of Ghost Fever (Original screenplay for the 1986 film)

Ghost Fever (Original screenplay for the 1986 film)

by Lee Madden (director); Oscar Brodney, Ron Rich (screenwriters); Sherman Hemsley, Luis Avalos, Myron Healey (starring)

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Published
1984
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$375.00

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Los Angeles: Miramax, 1984. Draft script for the 1986 film, here under an alternate working title. Draft credited to producer Ron Rich, who would go uncredited on the final film. With occasional brief holograph corrections to the text. A supernatural comedy, in which two police officers become trapped in a haunted plantation, encountering ghosts, vampires, and zombies,… Read more
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