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The Man Who Could Cheat Death (Original photograph from the 1959 film)

by Terence Fisher (director); Barre Lyndon (play); Jimmy Sangster (screenwriter); Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee (starring)

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1959
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N.p.: Hammer Film Productions, 1959. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1959 Hammer film. Based on the 1945 play by Barre Lyndon "The Man in Half Moon Street." 104 year old sculptor Georges Bonnet (Anton Diffring) maintains a youthful appearance by having a victim's parathyroid glands surgically replace his own, but his partner and friend Dr.… Read more
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cover of Fanatic [Die! Die! My Darling!] (Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead on the set of the 1965 film)

Fanatic [Die! Die! My Darling!] (Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead on the set of the 1965 film)

by Silvio Narizzano (director); Elizabeth Linington writing as Anne Blaisdell (novel); Richard Matheson (screenwriter); Tallulah Bankhead, Stefanie Powers, Peter Vaughan (starring)

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1965
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London: Hammer Films, 1965. Vintage borderless reference photograph of actress Tallulah Bankhead during filming on location for the 1965 Hammer film, while to the right a camera crew captures the shot. Provenance stamp to the verso. Based on the 1961 novel "Nightmare" by Elizabeth Linington writing as Anne Blaisdell, about a woman who is stalked and terrorized… Read more
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cover of Dracula A.D. 1972 [Dracula Today] (Original screenplay for the 1972 film)

Dracula A.D. 1972 [Dracula Today] (Original screenplay for the 1972 film)

by Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Stephanie Beacham (starring); Alan Gibson (director); Don Houghton (screenwriter)

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1971
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London: Hammer Film Productions, 1971. Draft script for the 1972 Hammer film, here under the working title "Dracula Today." An unusual contemporaneous Xerographic duplicated script, with copied line annotations on every page, except one script page and title page, with annotations in holograph marker on versos of last three pages. The seventh Hammer Dracula film, the sixth… Read more
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The Brides of Dracula (Collection of six original photographs from the 1960 film)

by Peter Cushing, Martita Hunt, Yvonne Monlaur, Freda Jackson (starring); Terence Fisher (director); Jimmy Sangster, Peter Bryan, Edward Percy (screenwriters); (starring)

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1960
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London: Hammer Films, 1960. Collection of three vintage publicity photographs and three vintage reference photographs from the 1960 horror film. One with a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, and two with provenance stamps and holograph pencil annotations regarding cropping. Van Helsing returns to Transylvania to take down handsome, bloodthirsty Baron Meinster. The second film in… Read more
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$450.00
cover of The Viking Queen (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1967 film)

The Viking Queen (Collection of seven original photographs from the 1967 film)

by Don Chaffey (director, starring); Clarke Reynolds (screenwriter); Carita, Donald Houston, Andrew Keir (starring)

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Published
1967
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London: Hammer Film Productions, 1967. Collection of seven vintage reference photographs, including six borderless, from the 1967 film. The young queen of Icena agrees to share her throne with Justinian, a Roman, causing consternation among Britons and Romans alike. Loosely based on the life of British folk hero Boudica, a famed ruler of the British Celtic Iceni tribe.… Read more
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Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter (Collection of 11 original photographs from the 1974 film)

by Brian Clemens (director, screenwriter); Horst Janson, John Carson, Shane Briant, Caroline Munro (starring)

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Published
1974
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$275.00

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New York: Paramount Pictures, 1974. Collection of 11 vintage borderless studio still photographs with bottom margins with text from the 1974 film. Mimeo snipes affixed to verso and folded over recto on Paramount Pictures letterhead and "THE SILVER SCREEN ARCHIVES ..." stamp on the verso. Laid in is press release from Paramount Pictures announcing a premiere engagement with "Frankenstein… Read more
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The Mummy's Shroud (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

by John Gilling (director, screenwriter); Anthony Hinds (screenwriter); Andre Morell, John Phillips, David Buck, Elizabeth Sellars (starring)

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1967
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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1967 film, showing actor Eddie Powell as The Mummy, carrying actress Elizabeth Sellars. With a provenance stamp on the verso. A team of archaeologists revive an Egyptian pharaoh, who subsequently seeks retribution for the violation of his tomb. The third in Hammer Films' Mummy cycle, preceded by "The… Read more
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cover of The Gorgon (Collection of four original photographs of Terence Fisher, Christopher Lee, Richard Pasco, and Peter Cushing on the set of the 1964 British horror film)

The Gorgon (Collection of four original photographs of Terence Fisher, Christopher Lee, Richard Pasco, and Peter Cushing on the set of the 1964 British horror film)

by Christopher; Lee Peter Cushing, Richard Pasco, Barbara Shelley (starring); Terence Fisher (director); John Gilling (screenwriter)

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1964
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London: Hammer Films, 1964. Collection of four vintage borderless reference photographs taken on the set of the 1964 film. One with a printed mimeo snipe specific to the film's German release affixed to the verso, noting the film's German title, "Die brennenden Augen von Schloss Bartimore." A small village in the early twentieth century is terrorized by Megaera… Read more
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Dracula (Two original photographs from the 1958 film)

by Terence Fisher (director); Bram Stoker (novel); Jimmy Sangster (screenwriter); Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough, Melissa Stribling (starring)

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1958
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$300.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1958. Two vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1958 film. One with holograph pencil and ink annotations regarding layout on the verso. Based on Bram Stoker's 1897 novel. Hammer Films' first adaptation of the Dracula story, generally thought to be the finest of the studio's many horror films to feature the Count, and simply one of… Read more
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The Mummy (Collection of 10 original photographs from the 1959 film)

by Terence Fisher (director); Jimmy Sangster (screenwriter); Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux (starring)

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1959
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N.p.: Hammer Film Productions, 1959. Collection of ten vintage photographs (two reference photographs and eight studio still photographs) from the 1959 film. Three photos shown. Please inquire for additional images. Although an ostensible remake of the hit 1932 Universal film, Hammer Film adaptation of this title borrowed its plot largely from Universal's "The Mummy's Hand" (1940) and… Read more
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The Man Who Could Cheat Death (Original photograph from the 1959 film)

by Terence Fisher (director); Barre Lyndon (play); Jimmy Sangster (screenwriter); Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee (starring)

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1959
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N.p.: Hammer Film Productions, 1959. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1959 Hammer film. Based on the 1945 play by Barre Lyndon "The Man in Half Moon Street." 104 year old sculptor Georges Bonnet (Anton Diffring) maintains a youthful appearance by having a victim's parathyroid glands surgically replace his own, but his partner and friend Dr.… Read more
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Taste the Blood of Dracula (Original photograph from the 1970 film)

by Peter Sasdy (director); Anthony Hinds (screenwriter); Christopher Lee, Geoffrey Keen, Gwen Watford (starring)

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1970
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N.p.: Hammer Film Productions, 1970. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1970 film. Hammer Film's fifth Dracula Film and the fourth to feature Christopher Lee in the role. "Taste the Blood of Dracula" is the sequel to "Dracula Has Risen from the Grave" (1968), and precursor to "Scars of Dracula" (1970). Three Victorian English gentlemen (Geoffrey… Read more
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cover of The Revenge of Frankenstein (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1958 film [struck 1979])

The Revenge of Frankenstein (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1958 film [struck 1979])

by Terence Fisher (director); Jimmy Sangster, Hurford Janes (screenwriters); Peter Cushing, Francis Matthews, Eunice Gayson, Michael Gwynn (starring)

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Published
1979
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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1979. Collection of eight studio still photographs from the 1958 film, struck and copyrighted 1979 from the original negatives. Three photographs shown, please inquire to see others. Hammer Film's second Frankenstein feature, "The Revenge of Frankenstein" was the sequel to "The Curse of Frankenstein," the 1957 adaptation of Mary Shelly's 1818 novel… Read more
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cover of The Steel Bayonet (Collection of 5 original photographs from the 1957 film)

The Steel Bayonet (Collection of 5 original photographs from the 1957 film)

by Michael Carreras (director); John Jay (photographer); Howard Clewes (screenwriter); Leo Genn, Kieron Moore, Michael Medwin, Robert Brown (starring)

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1958
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1958. Collection of 5 vintage single weight studio still photographs from the 1957 UK film, released in the US in 1958. "Leo Genn" in holograph pencil on the verso of one still. One image from the set is shown. Please inquire for others. Troops of Company C occupy a derelict Tunisian… Read more
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cover of The Vampire Lovers (Original photograph from the set of the 1970 film)

The Vampire Lovers (Original photograph from the set of the 1970 film)

by Roy Ward Baker (director); Sheridan Le Fanu (story); Harry Fine, Tudor Gates, Michael Style (screenwriter); Ingrid Pitt, Pippa Steel, Madeline Smith, Peter Cushing, George Cole, Dawn Addams (starring)

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1970
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Los Angeles: American International Pictures [AIP], 1970. Vintage studio still photograph of director Roy Ward Baker and cinematographer Moray Grant on the set of the 1970 Hammer horror film. With holograph annotations on the verso. Based on the 1872 story, "Carmilla," by Sheridan Le Fanu, about a female vampire named Marcilla Karnstein (Ingrid Pitt) who comes back… Read more
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cover of Demons Of The Mind [Blood Will Have Blood] (Original screenplay for the 1972 film)

Demons Of The Mind [Blood Will Have Blood] (Original screenplay for the 1972 film)

by Peter Sykes (director); Christopher Wicking, Frank Godwin (screenwriter); Robert Hardy, Shane Briant, Gillian Hills, Yvonne Mitchell, Paul Jones, Patrick Magee (starring)

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1971
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London: Hammer Films, 1971. Revised Draft script for the 1972 British horror film, here under the working title "Blood Will Have Blood." With holograph annotations throughout that include additions to description and changes in dialogue. A classic from the Hammer canon, and the last film Hammer made in conjunction with Anglo-EMI, about a widowed aristocrat who keeps… Read more
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cover of The Damned [These Are the Damned] (Publicity manual for the 1962 film)

The Damned [These Are the Damned] (Publicity manual for the 1962 film)

by Joseph Losey (director); Evan Jones (screenwriter); H.L. Lawrence (novel); Oliver Reed, Viveca Lindfors, Shirley Anne Field, Macdonald Carey (starring)

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1961
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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures / Hammer Films, 1961. Deluxe publicity manual for the 1962 film. Based on H.L. Lawrence's 1960 novel "The Children of Light." An extensive publication, containing cast and crew lists and biographies, a synopsis of the film, stories from the film's production, and captions for still photographs (though the stills are not included… Read more
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cover of Prehistoric Women [Slave Girls] (Collection of five original photographs from the 1967 film)

Prehistoric Women [Slave Girls] (Collection of five original photographs from the 1967 film)

by Michael Carreras (director, screenwriter); Michael Latimer, Martine Beswick, Edina Ronay (starring)

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1967
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London: Hammer Films / Seven Arts, 1967. Collection of five photographs from the 1967 British American film, including one US studio still. One photograph with the stamp on a Spanish photo agency on the verso, a few with brief holograph annotations. Released as "Slave Girls" in the UK and "Prehistoric Women" in the US. An explorer touches… Read more
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cover of Captain Clegg [Night Creatures] (Original photograph from the 1962 film)

Captain Clegg [Night Creatures] (Original photograph from the 1962 film)

by Peter Graham Scott (director); Tom Edwards (photographer); John Elder and Barbara S. Harper (screenwriters); Peter Cushing, Yvonne Romain, Patrick Allen, Oliver Reed (starring)

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1962
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London: Rank Film Distributors / Hammer Film Productions, 1962. Vintage full-color still photograph from the 1962 UK Hammer film. A costume melodrama of set in the 18th century, about a captain and his crew who are sent to investigate possible smuggling gangs. Mysterious swamp phantoms complicate things, and the captain believes the local village is not what… Read more
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The Secret of Blood Island (Collection of 8 British front-of-house cards from the 1964 film)

by Barbara Shelley (starring); Quentin Lawrence (director); John Gilling (screenwriter); Jack Hedley, Patrick Wymark (starring)

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1964
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London: Rank Film Distributors / Hammer Film Productions, 1964. Collection of 8 vintage full-color British front-of-house cards from the 1964 Hammer film. Set during WWII in Malaya, where US soldiers have been captured by the Japanese, and a woman secret agent gets shot down near the prison camp. The prisoners try to keep the woman from the… Read more
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