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image of The Postman Always Rings Twice (Original double weight photograph of Lana Turner and John Garfield talking with director Tay Garnett, from the set of the 1946 film)

The Postman Always Rings Twice (Original double weight photograph of Lana Turner and John Garfield talking with director Tay Garnett, from the set of the 1946 film)

by Garnett, Tay (director); James M. Cain (novel); Harry Ruskin, Niven Busch (screenwriters); Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway (starring)

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Published
1946
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1946. Vintage double weight reference photograph of director Tay Garnett discussing a scene with Lana Turner and an intent James Garfield on the set of the 1946 film. Mimeo snipe on verso. Based on the 1934 novel by James M. Cain. Remade in 1981 in a grim, nihilistic adaptation by David… Read more
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image of Eraserhead (Original photograph from the 1977 film)

Eraserhead (Original photograph from the 1977 film)

by Lynch, David (director, screenwriter); Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph, Jeanne Bates (starring)

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Published
1973
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$750.00

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Los Angeles: American Film Institute [AFI], 1973. Vintage borderless photograph of director David Lynch, actor Jack Nance, and cinematographer Herbert Cardwell on the set of the 1977 film. holograph annotations on the verso. Lynch's film was shot piecemeal on an AFI backlot in Los Angeles over a period of five years. Two years into the project,… Read more
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image of Rope of Sand (Original photograph from the set of the 1949 film)

Rope of Sand (Original photograph from the set of the 1949 film)

by Dieterle, William (director); Nat Dallinger (photographer); Walter Doniger, John Paxton (screenwriters) Burt Lancaster, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains, Peter Lorre, Corinne Calvet (starring)

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Published
1949
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$325.00

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New York: King Features Syndicate, 1949. Vintage photograph of Burt Lancaster and Corinne Calvert on the set from the 1949 film noir. "Inside Hollywood by Nat Dallinger" mimeo snipe and "Mar 18 1949" stamp on the verso. A noirish adventure about Paul Vogel (Paul Henreid), a sadistic police inspector stationed somewhere in Africa, where he hopes… Read more
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image of The Talk of the Town (Collection of seven original keybook photographs from the 1942 film)

The Talk of the Town (Collection of seven original keybook photographs from the 1942 film)

by Stevens, George (director); Sidney Harmon (story); John Miehle (still photographer); Irwin Shaw, Sidney Buchman, Dale Van Every (screenwriter); Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Ronald Colman (starring)

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Published
1942
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$875.00

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1942. Collection of seven vintage keybook photographs from the 1972 film. Mimeo snipe and "Approved Advertising Advisory Council Apr 21 1942 Hollywood" stamp on verso of each. Political activist Leopold Dilg (Cary Grant) is framed when a lumber mill burns down and a man is killed. Escaping prison, he hides… Read more
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image of Bringing Up Baby (Original photograph of Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Howard Hawks from the set of the 1938 film)

Bringing Up Baby (Original photograph of Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, and Howard Hawks from the set of the 1938 film)

by Hawks, Howard (director); Hagar Wilde (short story, screenwriter); Alexander Kahle (still photographer); Dudley Nichols (screenwriter); Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant (starring)

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Published
1938
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$975.00

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Santa Monica: RKO Radio Pictures, 1938. Vintage double weight photograph of Katharine Hepburn, Howard Hawks, and a resting Cary Grant on the set of the 1938 film. One of the foundational entries in the canon of American screwball comedies. Based on the short story by Hagar Wilde which originally appeared in Collier's Weekly magazine on April… Read more
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image of Kid Galahad (Original photograph from the set of the 1937 film)

Kid Galahad (Original photograph from the set of the 1937 film)

by Curtiz, Michael (director); Francis Wallace (short story); Seton I. Miller (screenwriter); Edward G. Robinson, Betty Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Wayne Morris (starring)

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Published
1937
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$675.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1937. Vintage photograph of director Michael Curtiz with Wayne Morris, Edward G. Robinson, Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, and Veda Ann Borg on the set of the 1937 film. Mimeo snipe on the verso. Based on the short story by Francis Wallace published in 1936 in the Saturday Evening Post. When bellhop… Read more
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Blackmailed (Original photograph from the set of the 1951 film)

by Myers, Elizabeth (novel); Anouk Aimee (subject); Marc Allegret (director); Charles Trigg (still photographer); Hugh Mills, Roger Vadim (screenwriters); Mai Zetterling, Dirk Bogarde, Fay Compton (starring)

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Published
1951
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$250.00

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N.p.: Harold Huth Productions, 1951. Vintage borderless photograph from the set of the 1951 film featuring screenwriter Roger Vadim and a young Anouk Aimee watching a night shoot of the production. Mimeo snipe and Marc Allegret stamp on the verso. Mimeo identifies the production as "Mrs. Christopher." Based on the 1946 novel "Mrs. Christopher" by Elizabeth Myers. A… Read more
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image of The Fountainhead (Three original photographs of Patricia Neal on the set of the 1949 film)

The Fountainhead (Three original photographs of Patricia Neal on the set of the 1949 film)

by Vidor, King (director); Ayn Rand (novel, screenwriter); Jack Woods (still photographer); Gary Cooper, Patricia Neal, Raymond Massey (starring)

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Published
1949
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1949. Three vintage photographs of Patricia Neal applying makeup on the set of the 1949 film. Adapted to the screen by Ayn Rand from her novel, one of only three screenplays she wrote during her brief tenure in Hollywood. In approaching the film adaptation of Rand's iconoclastic work, King Vidor dispensed… Read more
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image of Christmas in July (Original photograph from the set of the 1940 film)

Christmas in July (Original photograph from the set of the 1940 film)

by Sturges, Preston (director, play, screenwriter); Talmadge Morrison (photographer); Dick Powell, Ellen Drew, Raymond Walburn (starring)

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Published
1940
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$750.00

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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1940. Vintage borderless photograph of director Preston Sturges about to cane his assistant director (uncredited) George Templeton on the set of the 1940 film. Mimeo snipe and "Paramount Photo by Talmage Morrison" stamp on the verso. Based on Preston Sturges' 1931 play "A Cup of Coffee." Sturges' second film as writer-director. … Read more
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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex* But Were Afraid to Ask (Original photograph from the set of the 1972 film)

by Allen, Woody (director, screenwriter, starring); David Reuben (novel); John Carradine, Lou Jacobi, Louise Lasser, Anthony Quayle, Tony Randall (starring)

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Published
1972
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$375.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1972. Vintage photograph of Woody Allen and Louise Lasser on the set of the 1972 film. With holograph annotations and adhesive tape on the verso. Woody Allen's comical take on David Reuben's 1969 book of the same name. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.
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Royal Wedding (Original photograph from the set of the 1951 film)

by Donen, Stanley (director); Johnny Green (musical director); Alan Jay Lerner (screenwriter); Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford (starring)

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Published
1951
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$350.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1951. Vintage studio photograph of Jane Powell and Musical Director Johnny Green on the set of the 1951 film. Mimeo snipe, French annotations in holograph ink and crop marks on the verso. Tom and Ellen Bowen (Astaire and Powell) are siblings with a dance act in New York. Their agent books them a… Read more
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$350.00
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Summer of '42 (Original photograph from the set of the 1971 film)

by Mulligan, Robert (director); Herman Raucher (screenwriter); Jennifer O'Neill, Gary Grimes, Jerry Houser (starring)

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Published
1971
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$275.00

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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1971. Vintage borderless publicity photograph from the 1971 film. Nostalgic screenplay about a teenager during the war years who becomes infatuated with an older war widow. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Original Score, and nominated for three others. Set in Nantucket Island, shot on location in California and Ontario.… Read more
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$275.00
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The World's Most Beautiful Swindlers (Original photograph of Jean-Luc Godard from the set of the 1964 film)

by Godard, Jean-Luc (director, screenwriter)

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Published
1964
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$350.00

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N.p.: Primex Films, 1964. Vintage borderless photograph of Jean-Luc Godard in Morocco from the 1964 film. French mimeo snipe on the verso. An anthology film featuring five stories about swindlers around the world. Godard's segment stars Jean Seberg as a journalist accused of passing fake currency, who then tracks down and interviews the counterfeiter, in the… Read more
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The Diary of Anne Frank (Original photograph from the set of the 1959 film)

by Stevens, George (director); Anne Frank (autobiography); Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett (play, screenwriters); Millie Perkins, Joseph Schildkraut, Shelley Winters (starring)

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Published
1959
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N.p.: George Stevens Productions, 1959. Vintage studio photograph on the set of the 1959 film revealing the house interior set design. Based on Anne Frank's diary and Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett's 1955 stage play that was adapted from it. Nominated for the Palme d'Or and for 8 Academy Awards, winner of 3, including Best Supporting Actress… Read more
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Paris, Texas (Two original photographs from the set of the 1984 film)

by Wenders, Wim (director); Sam Shepard, L.M. Kit Carson (screenwriters); Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell (starring)

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Published
1984
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$325.00

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N.p.: Road Movies Filmproduktion, 1984. Two vintage borderless photographs on the set of the 1984 film. One candid shot of director Wim Wenders laughing with actors Aurore Clement and Harry Dean Stanton, and one of actors Nastassja Kinski and Hunter Carson. Even more than "Wings of Desire," "Paris, Texas" stands as Wim Wenders' definitive work,… Read more
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Dragnet (Collection of 35 original contacts sheets with approximately 410 images from the 1951-1959 television series)

by Webb, Jack (director, creator, writer, starring); Frank Burt, James E. Moser, John Robinson (screenwriters); Ben Alexander, Olan Soule (starring)

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Published
1959
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$750.00

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Burbank, CA: NBC Television Network, 1959. Collection of 35 vintage contact sheets from the 1951 to 1959 NBC television series. Stills as well as on the set shots of Jack Webb and Ben Alexander as well as a host of supporting actors. The well loved early police drama created by and starring Jack Webb as Sgt. Joe Friday.… Read more
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$750.00
image of Colors (Original photograph on the set of the 1988 film)

Colors (Original photograph on the set of the 1988 film)

by Hopper, Dennis (director); Michael Schiffer (screenwriter); Sean Penn, Robert Duvall, Maria Conchita Alonso (starring)

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Published
1988
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$225.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Orion Pictures, 1988. Vintage, borderless, candid photograph of director Dennis Hopper and actor Robert Duvall on the set of the 1988 film. With a mimeo snipe to the verso dated 1988. The film which brought Hopper back onto the map as a director for the first time since "Easy Rider" (1969), about a… Read more
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image of Fiesta (Original photograph of director Richard Thorpe on the set of the 1947 film musical)

Fiesta (Original photograph of director Richard Thorpe on the set of the 1947 film musical)

by Thorpe, Richard (director); George Bruce, Lester Cole (screenwriters); Esther Williams, Ricardo Montalban, Mary Astor, Fortunio Bonanova (starring)

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Published
1947
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$225.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1947. Vintage oversize double weight reference photograph from the 1947 film musical. With a snipe and a stamp for the Advertising Advisory Council to the verso. A famed matador leaves town in an attempt to focus on his music, unaware that his twin sister has secretly taken his place in the… Read more
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image of The Games (Original photograph on the set of the 1970 film)

The Games (Original photograph on the set of the 1970 film)

by Aznavour, Charles (starring); Michael Winner (director); Hugh Atkinson (novel); Erich Segal (screenwriter); Michael Crawford, Ryan O'Neal, Jeremy Kemp (starring)

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Published
1970
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1970. Vintage double weight borderless, candid photograph of actor-singer Charles Aznavour and his wife Ulla Thorsell on the set of the 1970 film. Based on the 1968 novel by Hugh Atkinson. The story of four marathon runners from different countries as they prepare to compete in the Olympic games in Rome. … Read more
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image of Leda [A Double Tour] (Original photograph of Antonella Lualdi on the set of the 1959 film)

Leda [A Double Tour] (Original photograph of Antonella Lualdi on the set of the 1959 film)

by Chabrol, Claude (director, screenwriter); Stanley Ellin (novel); Jacques Six (still photographer); Paul Gegauff (screenwriter); Antonella Lualdi, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Bernadette Lafont, Madeleine Robinson (starring)

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Published
1959
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$375.00

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Rome: Panitalia, 1959. Vintage borderless candid photograph of Antonella Lualdi and members of the film crew on the set of the 1959 film. With a stamp for photographer Jacques Six and mimeo snipe to the verso. A wealthy vintner finds it difficult to balance the demands of his wife, his children, his best friend, and his… Read more
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