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cover of Lanny Budd: Presidential Agent (Original teleplay script for an unproduced television series)

Lanny Budd: Presidential Agent (Original teleplay script for an unproduced television series)

by Upton Sinclair (author); John Goetz (producer, screenwriter); Malvin Wald (writer, editor)

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1961
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N.p.: N.p., 1961. First Draft script for an unproduced television series. Based on Upton Sinclair's 1944 novel "Presidential Agent," the fifth novel in his Lanny Budd series. Lanny Budd was the only son of a major American arms dealer who actions have the power to affect global decisions. Red untitled wrappers. Title page present, dated… Read more
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cover of The Girl in the Kremlin (Original post-production screenplay for the 1957 film)

The Girl in the Kremlin (Original post-production screenplay for the 1957 film)

by Russell Birdwell (director); Gene Coon, Robert Hill (screenwriters); Zsa Zsa Gabor, Lex Barker (starring)

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Published
1957
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Universal City: Universal Pictures, 1957. Post-production Continuity and Dialogue script for the 1957 film. Co-written by Gene Coon, who would go on to become a major player in the creation of the original "Star Trek" series in 1966. A campy Red Scare thriller, wherein Stalin fakes his own death, undergoes extreme plastic surgery to make himself unrecognizable, and… Read more
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cover of Stopover Tokyo (Original post-production synopsis script and vital statistics for the 1957 film)

Stopover Tokyo (Original post-production synopsis script and vital statistics for the 1957 film)

by Richard L. Breen (director, screenwriter); John P. Marquand (novel); Walter Reisch (screenwriter); Robert Wagner, Joan Collins, Edmond O'Brien (starring)

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1957
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1957. Vintage post-production Synopsis and Vital Statistics for the 1957 film, both in mimeograph script format. Loosely based on the 1957 novel by John P. Marquand, the final Mr. Moto novel. The first and only film directed by Academy Award screenwriter Richard L. Breen. US Intelligence Agent Mark Fannon uncovers a communist plot to… Read more
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cover of Telefon (Original screenplay for the 1976 film)

Telefon (Original screenplay for the 1976 film)

by Don Siegel (director); Charles Bronson (starring); Walter Wager (novel); Peter Hyams, Stirling Silliphant (screenwriters); Lee Remick, Donald Pleasence (starring)

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Published
1976
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Culver City, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1976. Draft script for the 1976 neo-noir film. Copy belonging to an unknown cast or crew member, with their name in holograph pencil to the first revision page. Laid in with the script are several production documents, including a 17-page typed shooting schedule dated 12/29/76, a revised shooting schedule on pink stock dated 2/6/77,… Read more
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cover of SPYS [S*P*Y*S] [Wet Stuff] (Original screenplay for the 1974 film)

SPYS [S*P*Y*S] [Wet Stuff] (Original screenplay for the 1974 film)

by Elliott Gould, Donald Sutherland, Zouzou (starring); Irving Kershner (director); Mal Marmorstein (screenwriter)

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Published
1974
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N.p.: N.p., 1974. Draft script for the 1974 film, here under the working title "Wet Stuff." Two inept spies are chased by the CIA, the KGB, and an anarchist group following a bungled mission involving a Soviet prisoner trade-off. The second film in which actors Donald Sutherland and Elliott Gould headlined, following Robert Altman's "MASH" (1970). Set… Read more
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cover of The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (Original photograph from the 1966 film)

The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming (Original photograph from the 1966 film)

by Norman Jewison (director); Nathaniel Benchley (novel); William Rose (screenwriter); Carl Reiner, Eva Marie Saint, Alan Arkin, Brian Keith (starring)

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Published
1966
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1966. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1966 film, showing actors Alan Arkin, John Phillip Law, Carl Reiner, Eva Marie Saint, Sheldon Collins, and Andrea Dromm. A Soviet submarine accidentally runs aground on a small island off the coast of Massachusetts, causing rumors to fly between the island villagers, who suspect a… Read more
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cover of WR: Mysteries of the Organism (Original poster from the 1971 film)

WR: Mysteries of the Organism (Original poster from the 1971 film)

by Dusan Makavejev (director, screenwriter); Milena Dravic, Ivica Vidovic, Jagoda Kaloper, Tuli Kupferberg (starring)

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Published
1971
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N.p.: SITO-STAMPA STOJKOV/NOVI SAD, 1971. Vintage Yugoslavian two-color silkscreen half-sheet poster from the 1971 film, with the film title in Serbo-Croatian, French, German, and English. A whirlwind hybrid of documentary, detournement, and fiction, Yugoslavian filmmaker Dusan Makavejev explores the relationship between Eastern European communist politics and sex. Beginning as a documentary investigation into the life and work… Read more
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cover of Telefon (Original photograph of Charles Bronson and Don Siegel from the set of the 1977 film)

Telefon (Original photograph of Charles Bronson and Don Siegel from the set of the 1977 film)

by Don Siegel (director); Walter Wager (novel); Kenny Bell (photographer); Peter Hyams, Stirling Silliphant (screenwriters); Charles Bronson, Lee Remick, Donald Pleasence (starring)

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Published
1977
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1977. Vintage reference photograph of Charles Bronson and Don Siegel on the set of the 1977 film. Based on the 1975 novel by Walter Wager. An old-timer KGB clerk heads to the US with a top-secret book detailing the whereabouts of 51 brainwashed sleeper agents, planted years earlier during the… Read more
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cover of Hot Skins [Don't Worry, Doll, I'm Covered] (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Hot Skins [Don't Worry, Doll, I'm Covered] (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Joseph T. Longo (screenwriter)

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Published
1987
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N.p.: N.p., 1987. Draft script for an unproduced film. Laid in with the script is a small typed note introducing the screenplay, addressed from agent Frank Taylor to casting agent Paul Kohner, and a copied certificate providing proof of registration with the Writer's Guild of America. Two idiot would-be robbers steal the wrong package from a mail truck… Read more
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cover of John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (Original photograph of Shirley MacLaine from the 1965 film)

John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (Original photograph of Shirley MacLaine from the 1965 film)

by J. Lee Thompson (director); William Peter Blatty (novel, screenwriter); Shirley MacLaine, Peter Ustinov, Richard Crenna (starring)

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Published
1965
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1965. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1965 film, showing actress Shirley MacLaine in a bikini, using a small spy camera. With a stamp noting No 2509 7 on the verso. Based on William Peter Blatty's 1963 novel. An unlucky CIA operative's U-2 spy plane malfunctions and crashes in the fictional Middle Eastern country… Read more
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cover of Pinsky (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Pinsky (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Peter Benchley (screenwriter); Paul D. Zimmerman (screenwriter);

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Published
1985
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N.p.: N.p., 1985. First Draft script for an unproduced film. With a few small holograph ink proofreading annotations throughout. A Cold War comedy about a kind but unstable translator for the USSR who must balance the amorous intentions of the US President's aide with the warring factions of their separate countries over the course of a prolonged summit… Read more
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cover of The Confession [L'aveu] (Original photograph of Yves Montand from the 1970 film)

The Confession [L'aveu] (Original photograph of Yves Montand from the 1970 film)

by Costa-Gavras (director); Artur London, Lise London (autobiography); Chri Marker, Yves Mirkine (still photographers); Jorge Semprun (screenwriter); Yves Montand, Simone Signoret, Gabriele Ferzetti (starring)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: Les Films Corona, 1970. Vintage borderless double weight reference photograph of Yves Montand from the 1970 film. Large French "L'AVEU" stamp, "Cinemagence" stamp, and provenance stamp of "G. Troussier" on verso. Based on the 1968 autobiography "L'aveu" by Artur and Lise London. Costa-Gavras' searing indictment against Stalinism and totalitarianism, a grueling but riveting politic thriller, wherein Yves… Read more
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cover of The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (Original photograph of Martin Ritt and a silhouetted Richard Burton from the set of the 1965 film)

The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (Original photograph of Martin Ritt and a silhouetted Richard Burton from the set of the 1965 film)

by Martin Ritt (director); John le Carre (novel); Paul Dehn, Guy Trosper (screenwriters); Richard Burton, Claire Bloom, Oskar Werner, Sam Wanamaker (starring)

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Published
1965
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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1965. Vintage borderless reference photograph of director Martin Ritt and a silhouetted Richard Burton on the set of the 1965 film. Cropping annotations in holograph ink on verso. Based on John le Carre's 1963 novel, the first ever adaptation of his works. A British agent refuses to leave his duties during the Cold War,… Read more
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cover of Fuck Communism! (Satin banner, circa 1960s)

Fuck Communism! (Satin banner, circa 1960s)

by Paul; Krassner John Francis Putnam (design)

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Published
1960
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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Vintage satin banner with hand-sewn lettering, by an unknown artist, made after Paul Krassner and John Francis Putnam's 1963 poster. Krassner created the "Fuck Communism" poster for sale through his satirical underground magazine The Realist, with typography by longtime Mad magazine art director Putnam. In addition to publishing The Realist from 1958 to 2001,… Read more
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cover of Billion Dollar Brain (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the US release of the 1967 British film)

Billion Dollar Brain (Complete set of eight original color photographs from the US release of the 1967 British film)

by Ken Russell (director); Len Deighton (novel); John McGrath (screenwriter); Michael Caine, Karl Malden, Ed Begley (starring)

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Published
1967
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1967. Collection of eight vintage color studio still photographs from the US release of the 1967 British film. With a stamp noting production No. 68-43 on the bottom right corner of the recto. Based on Len Deighton's 1966 novel. A private eye takes on a case involving a sophisticated computer used by… Read more
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cover of The Double Man (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1967 film)

The Double Man (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1967 film)

by Franklin J. Schaffner (director); Henry S. Maxfield (novel); Alfred Hayes, Frank Tarloff (screenwriters); Yul Brynner, Britt Edland, Clive Revill, Anton Diffring (starring)

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Published
1967
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1967. Collection of eight vintage studio still photographs from the 1967 British film. Loosely based on Henry S. Maxfield's 1958 novel "Legacy of a Spy." A CIA agent investigating the mysterious death of his son gradually uncovers a Russian conspiracy. Set in the Austrian Alps, shot on location in Vorarlberg and Tyrol,… Read more
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cover of Jet Pilot (Original photograph of Josef von Sternberg and Howard Hughes on the set of the 1957 film)

Jet Pilot (Original photograph of Josef von Sternberg and Howard Hughes on the set of the 1957 film)

by Joseph von Sternberg (director); Jules Furthman (screenwriter); John Wayne, Janet Leigh (starring)

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Published
1957
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N.p.: N.p., 1957. Vintage reference photograph of director Josef von Sternberg, what appears to be Howard Hughes, and various crew members on the set of the 1957 film. With the stamp of Cinemagence on the verso. A Soviet pilot lands at a USAF base in Alaska, where she pretends to be a defector, leading the base commander to… Read more
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cover of Guns of Darkness [Act of Mercy] (Original photograph of David Niven and Leslie Caron from the US release of the 1962 British film)

Guns of Darkness [Act of Mercy] (Original photograph of David Niven and Leslie Caron from the US release of the 1962 British film)

by Anthony Asquith (director); Francis Clifford (novel); George Higgins (photographer); John Mortimer (screenwriter); Leslie Caron, David Niven, James Robertson Justice (starring)

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Published
1962
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1962. Vintage studio still photograph of Leslie Caron and David Niven in quicksand, from the 1962 film. Based on the 1960 novel "Act of Mercy" by Francis Clifford. Pacifist Tom Jordan and his wife Leslie get themselves into trouble trying to help former President Rivera escape a military coup in a South… Read more
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cover of A Ravishing Idiot [Agent 38-24-36] (Collection of three original photographs from the 1964 French-Italian film)

A Ravishing Idiot [Agent 38-24-36] (Collection of three original photographs from the 1964 French-Italian film)

by Brigitte Bardot, Anthony Perkins (starring); Edouard Molinaro (director); Charles Exbrayat (novel); Francois Billetdoux, Andre Tabet (screenwriters)

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Published
1964
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Rome: Flora Film, 1964. Collection of three vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1964 film, showing actress Brigitte Bardot having been caught unawares while changing clothes. A clumsy USSR spy is tasked with stealing sensitive information from NATO, which he attempts with the help of his new partner, an unlucky but beautiful young woman. Set and shot… Read more
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cover of Avalanche Express (Original screenplay for the 1979 film)

Avalanche Express (Original screenplay for the 1979 film)

by Mark Robson (director); Abraham Polonsky (screenwriter); Colin Forbes (novel); Lee Marvin, Robert Shaw, Linda Evans, Maximilian Schell (starring)

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Published
1977
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N.p.: N.p., 1977. Fourth Draft script for the 1977 film. With a single holograph ink notation on the front wrapper's right top corner. Based on the 1977 novel by Colin Forbes about a defecting Russian general who collaborates with an American secret agent to expose KGB spies throughout Europe by luring them onto a train headed west. Director… Read more
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