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image of The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond [The Life and Death of Legs Diamond] (Original screenplay for the 1960 film, copy belonging to actor Martin Landau)

The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond [The Life and Death of Legs Diamond] (Original screenplay for the 1960 film, copy belonging to actor Martin Landau)

by Boetticher, Budd (director); Joseph Landon (screenwriter); Ray Danton, Karen Steele, Elaine Stewart, Warren Oates, Dyan Cannon (starring)

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Published
1959
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N.p.: United States Productions, Inc, 1959. Revised Estimating script for the 1960 film belonging to actor Martin Landau, here under the working title "The Life and Death of Legs Diamond." Laid in are five carbon typescript pages of script with Landau's name written in holograph ink to upper right and annotations including the director's name and phone number, time… Read more
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image of Chicago in the Roaring Twenties [The Bootleggers] (Original screenplay for the 1965 television movie)

Chicago in the Roaring Twenties [The Bootleggers] (Original screenplay for the 1965 television movie)

by Bregman, Buddy (director); Jesse Lasky Jr., Pat Silver (screenwriters); Kenneth Allsop (book); David Healy, Suzanne Lloyd, Bill Kerr, Bridget Armstrong (starring)

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Published
1967
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$275.00

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London: British Broadcasting Corporation [BBC], 1967. Final Draft script for the 1967 BBC television special "Chicago in the Roaring Twenties," seen here under the working title "The Bootleggers." Based on British broadcaster and naturalist Kenneth Allsop's 1961 book "The Bootleggers." A BBC special in which the infamous gangster Al Capone's Chicago mafia reign is illustrated in song… Read more
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Lucky Lady (Original screenplay for the 1975 film)

by Donen, Stanley (director); Willard Huyck (screenwriter); Gloria Katz (screenwriter); Gene Hackman, Liza Minnelli, Burt Reynolds (starring)

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Published
1973
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$175.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1973. First Draft script for the 1975 film. A young widow Claire (Minelli) gets involved in the liquor smuggling business during Prohibition, as well as with two young men. Being that their business is primarily off the coast of San Diego, they wind up battling on the water. Blue titled… Read more
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I Walk the Line [An Exile] (Original screenplay for the 1970 film)

by Frankenheimer, John (director); Alvin Sargent (screenwriter); Johnny Cash (score); Gregory Peck, Tuesday Weld, Estelle Parsons, Ralph Meeker (starring)

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Published
1969
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$400.00

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Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1969. Revised First Draft script for the 1970 film "I Walk the Line," here under the working title, "An Exile." Copy belonging to costume designer Lewis Brown, with his name on the front wrapper, and annotations throughout, in holograph ink. Based on Madison Jones' 1967 novel, "An Exile." Henry Tawes (Peck) is… Read more
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Once Upon a Time in America (Original Film Press Kit)

by Leone, Sergio (director, screenwriter); Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Enrico Medioli, Franco Arcalli, Franco Ferrini, Stuart Kaminsky, Ernesto Gastaldi (screenwriters); Angelo Novi (still photographer); Robert De Niro, James WOods, Elizabeth McGo

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Published
1984
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Hollywood: The Ladd Company, 1984. Original press kit for the 1984 Italian-American film. Included in the press kit are 24 black-and-white still photographs, including one photograph of director Sergio Leone, biographies of select cast and crew, final credits, production information, and insight into Leone's process. Based on Harry Grey's 1952 novel, "The Hoods." David Aaronson (De Niro)… Read more
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The Wet Parade (Original photograph from the set of the 1932 film)

by Fleming, Victor (director); Upton Sinclair (novel); John Lee Mahin (screenwriter), Dorothy Jordan, Lewis Stone, Myrna Loy, Neil Hamilton (starring)

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Published
1932
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$300.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1932. Vintage reference photograph from the set of the 1932 film, with a printed snipe on the verso. Based on the novel by Upton Sinclair. Victor Fleming directs Dorothy Jordan and Lewis Stone in an early scene from his pre-Code epic about Prohibition. 10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus.… Read more
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image of Song of the Eagle [The Beer Story] (Original screenplay for the 1933 film, producer Harry Joe Brown's presentation copy, with stills and notations throughout)

Song of the Eagle [The Beer Story] (Original screenplay for the 1933 film, producer Harry Joe Brown's presentation copy, with stills and notations throughout)

by Murphy, Ralph (director); Gene Towne and C. Graham Baker (screenwriters); Charles R. Rogers and Harry Joe Brown (producers); Charles Bickford, Richard Arlen (starring)

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Published
1933
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$750.00

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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1933. Draft script for the 1933 film "Song of the Eagle," seen here partially under the early working title "The Beer Story." Presentation copy belonging to uncredited producer Harry Joe Brown, with his name in gilt titles to the front board, presumably gifted to Brown by prop man William Carr, as the script itself has Carr's… Read more
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The Little Giant [Little Giant] (Still photograph from the 1933 film)

by Del Ruth, Roy (director); Robert Lord (screenwriter); Edward G. Robinson, Mary Astor (starring)

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Published
1933
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$75.00

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Burbank, CA: First National Pictures / Warner Brothers, 1933. Collection of 1 vintage black-and-white still photograph from the US release of the 1933 film. With a typewritten tag affixed to the verso, as issued. Prohibition is ending so bootlegger Bugs Ahearn decides to crack California society. He leases a house from down-on-her-luck Ruth and hires her as… Read more
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Wild Company [Roadhouse] (Original screenplay for the 1930 film)

by McCarey, Leo (director); Bradley King (screenwriter); Frank Albertson, Bela Lugosi (starring)

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Published
1930
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$475.00

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Fox Film Corporation, 1930. Early Draft script for the 1930 pre-Code film, "Wild Company," here under the working title, "Roadhouse." An early example of a film about "rebellious youth," set during Prohibition, about the exploits of a spoiled young man who squanders his parents' money in an illicit speak-easy, and ultimately gets involved in murder. Featuring Bela… Read more
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