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Batman: Black Widow Strikes Again (Original screenplay for the 1967 television episode)

by Adam West, Burt Ward (starring); Oscar Rudolph (director); Robert Mintz (screenwriter); Tallulah Bankhead, Alan Napier, Don "Red" Barry, Neil Hamilton (starring)

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Published
1967
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$675.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox / Greenway Productions, 1967. Revised Final script for the 55th episode of season two of the 1966-1968 television series, which originally aired on March 15, 1967 on ABC. Copy belonging to actor Richard Krishner, with his role ("Motorcycle cop") in holograph ink annotation to the top right corner of the front wrapper. The… Read more
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Hatchett (Original screenplay for an unproduced television pilot)

by Larry Cohen (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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$125.00

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Los Angeles: Columbia Broadcasting System [CBS], 1970. Draft script for an unproduced television pilot. A policeman is linked to a string of homicides in New York, causing consternation among the other squad members and pressure on the department from local politicians. An unproduced venture by screenwriter Larry Cohen, best known for his blaxploitation films "Bone" (1972),… Read more
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$125.00
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The Long, Hot Summer: A Time to Die (Original screenplay for the 1966 television episode)

by William Faulkner (novel, stories); Michael Zagor (screenwriter); Edmond O'Brien, Dan O'Herlihy, Roy Thinnes, Nancy Malone, Ruth Roman (starring)

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Published
1966
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$225.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox Television, 1966. Revised Final Draft script for the 21st episode of season one of the 1965-1966 television series, which originally aired on February 16, 1966 on ABC. Copy belonging to an unknown crew member, with their name in holograph ink to the front wrapper. Based on the 1958 film directed by Martin Ritt, which… Read more
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$225.00
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Soldier's Home (Original screenplay for an unproduced television episode)

by Ernest Hemingway (story); Larry Cohen (screenwriter)

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Published
1960
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Draft script for an unproduced television episode. Incomplete as issued. Based on Ernest Hemingway's 1925 short story, about a young man dealing with discontent and malaise while living with his family after returning from World War I. An unproduced venture by screenwriter Larry Cohen, best known for his blaxploitation films "Bone" (1972),… Read more
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$450.00
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Mad Bull [Mad Dog] (Original screenplay for the 1977 television film)

by Walter Doniger (director); Len Steckler (director); Wayne Wellons, Stanley Mann (screenwriters); Alex Karras, Susan Anspach, Nicholas Colasanto (starring)

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Published
1977
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$125.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1977. Draft script for the 1977 television film, which originally aired on December 21 on CBS, here under the working title "Mad Dog." With a single holograph pencil annotation to page 10. A jaded pro wrestler finds love with a beautiful woman while simultaneously attempting to escape the attentions of a homicidal stalker. Set… Read more
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image of Double Exposure: The Story of Margaret Bourke-White [Margaret Bourke-White] (Original screenplay for the 1989 film)

Double Exposure: The Story of Margaret Bourke-White [Margaret Bourke-White] (Original screenplay for the 1989 film)

by Vicki Goldberg (book, screenwriter); Lawrence Schiller (director); Marjorie David (screenwriter); Farrah Fawcett, Frederic Forrest (starring)

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Published
1988
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$325.00

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Sherman Oaks, CA: The New Ingot Company, 1988. Revised Draft script for the 1989 television film, which originally aired on April 24 on Turner Network Television. A dramatization of the life of noted twentieth century photographer Margaret Bourke-White, best remembered as the first Western photographer permitted to take photographs of Soviet industry in the 1930s. Shot on… Read more
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Dinotopia (Original screenplay for the 2002 television miniseries)

by Marco Brambilla (director); James Gurney (novels); Simon Moore (screenwriter); David Thewlis, Katie Carr, Jim Carter, Alice Krige (starring)

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Published
2000
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$150.00

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Buckinghamshire: Pinewood Studios, 2000. Revised Draft script for the 2002 three-part television miniseries, which originally aired on May 12, 2002, on ABC. With a single holograph pencil annotation to the front wrapper, noting copy No. 115. After their plane crashes in the ocean, two half-brothers find themselves stranded on a fantastical lost island, where talking dinosaurs and… Read more
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image of Donny and Marie: Season 7 Episode 2 (Original screenplay for the 1976 television episode, presentation copy belonging to Haywood Nelson)

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N.p.: Osmond Television, 1976. Final script for the seventh episode of season two of the 1975-1979 television series, which originally aired on November 5, 1976. Presentation copy belonging to noted African American television actor Haywood Nelson, with his name to the front binder and his holograph ink annotations to page 130. The series typically featured a combination of… Read more
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$750.00
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Night Chase [The Man in the Back Seat] (Original screenplay for the 1970 television film)

by Jack Starrett (director); Collier Young (story); Marvin A. Gluck (screenwriter); David Janssen, Yaphet Kotto, Victoria Vetri (starring)

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Published
1970
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$450.00

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North Hollywood: Cinema Center Films, 1970. Draft script for the 1970 television film which aired on CBS on November 20, 1970, here under the working title "The Man in the Back Seat," with annotation on top right margin in holograph green marker of "Pt. of Fisherman." This makes reference to the film's two "fisherman" roles, played by Richard Romanus… Read more
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$450.00
image of Beetlejuice: Catmandu [Katmandu] Got Your Tongue? (Original storyboards for the 1991 television episode)

Beetlejuice: Catmandu [Katmandu] Got Your Tongue? (Original storyboards for the 1991 television episode)

by Stephen; Ouimette Alyson Court (starring); Alan Bunce, John Halfpenny, Larry Jacobs, Rick Marshall, John Van Bruggen (directors); Taylor Grant (screenwriter)

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Published
1991
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$350.00

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Los Angeles: Geffen Company, 1991. Original hand-drawn storyboards, bound in script format and executed in holograph pencil and ink, for the 63rd episode of the 4th season of the 1989-1991 television series, which originally aired on December 4, 1991 on Fox. An animated series loosely based on Tim Burton's 1988 film, following the wacky adventures of goth… Read more
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$350.00
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The Long, Hot Summer (Original screenplay for the 1965 television pilot)

by William Faulkner (novel, stories); Earl Hamner (screenwriter); Edmond O'Brien, Dan O'Herlihy, Roy Thinnes, Nancy Malone, Ruth Roman (starring)

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Published
1964
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$450.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox Television, 1964. First Draft script for the pilot episode of the 1965-1966 television series, which originally aired on September 16, 1965 on ABC. Based on the 1958 film directed by Martin Ritt, which was in turn based on the 1931 novella "Spotted Horses," the 1939 short story "Barn Burning," and the 1940 novel… Read more
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image of Magistra Ludi: Die Glasperlenspieler [Master of the Game: The Glass Bead Game] (Two original film treatments for an unproduced television project)

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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Set of two treatment scripts for an unproduced television project, variously described as a television series or prospective feature film. Text in German and English. Based on Nobel Prize-winning author Hermann Hesse's 1934 novel, set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Centuries into the future, a closed utopian society is dedicated solely to… Read more
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The Red Badge of Courage (Original screenplay for the 1974 television film)

by Stephen Crane (novel); Richard Thomas, Michael Brandon, Wendell Burton (starring); Lee Phillips (director); John Gay (screenwriter)

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Published
1974
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$325.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Revised Draft script for the 1974 television film, which originally aired on December 3 on NBC. Not to be confused with the 1951 film directed by John Huston. Based on the classic 1895 novel by Stephen Crane, which follows a Union soldier who dreams of glory throughout the course of the Civil… Read more
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Original photograph of Eddie Fisher, circa 1950s

by Eddie Fisher (subject); Dave Preston (photographer)

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Published
1950
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$650.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1950. Vintage oversize black and white photograph of musician and teen idol Eddie Fisher, circa early 1950s. With the stamps of Television magazine on the verso, along with holograph pencil annotations crediting photographer Dave Preston. Fisher gained accolades as one of the most popular pop singers of the 1950s, making guest appearances on television and… Read more
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$650.00
image of The First Churchills (Original photograph from the 1969 television serial)

The First Churchills (Original photograph from the 1969 television serial)

by David Giles (director); Donald Wilson (screenwriter); John Neville, Susan Hampshire, John Standing, Margaret Tyzack (starring)

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Published
1969
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$75.00

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London: Camera Press, 1969. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1969 television serial, showing actors John Westbrook, Roger Mutton, and John Rapley. With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso. From the archive of the PIX Agency, a photo house that acted as an intermediary between emigre photographers (as well as those still living in Europe) and the… Read more
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$75.00
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American Playhouse: A Flash of Green (Original screenplay for the 1986 television film)

by Victor Nunez (director, screenwriter); John D. MacDonald (novel); Ed Harris, Blair Brown, Richard Jordan, George Coe (starring)

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Published
1981
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1981. Second Draft script for the eleventh episode of the fifth season of the anthology series "American Playhouse," which originally aired on April 21, 1986 on PBS. With a few small holograph ink and pencil annotations to the front wrapper and page I-3-25. A local reporter receives a hefty bribe by a corrupt county commissioner to… Read more
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Amazon Women on the Moon (Original production plan binder for the 1987 film)

by Landis, John, Joe Dante, Carl Gottlieb, Peter Horton, Robert K. Weiss (directors); Michael Barrie, Jim Muholland (screenwriters); Michelle Pfeiffer, Ed Begley Jr., Carrie Fisher, Phil Hartman, Arsenio Hall, Rosanna Arquette, Griffin Dunne (starring)

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Published
1985
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$475.00

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Los Angeles: Untitled Productions, 1985. Production plan binder for the 1987 film, dated November 1, 1985, with annotation, in holograph ink, of copy number "13" on title page, here under the working title "Untitled." Housed in a green three-ring binder, the production plan includes story boards, schedules, days out of days, set renderings, vernacular location photographs, and production accounting… Read more
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$475.00
image of The David Frost Show (Original transcript of David Frost's interviews of Muhammad Ali and Roosevelt Grier for the 1969 episode of the talk show)

The David Frost Show (Original transcript of David Frost's interviews of Muhammad Ali and Roosevelt Grier for the 1969 episode of the talk show)

by Ali, Muhammad, Roosevelt "Rosey" Grier (guests); David Frost (host)

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Published
1969
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$650.00

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N.p.: Group W Productions, 1969. Originial transcript of the David Frost interview with Muhammad Ali and Roosevelt "Rosey" Grier from Season 1, episode 8 of 1969-1972 television show, which aired on Group W (US Westinghouse Corporation) television stations on July 16, 1969. Single annotation in holograph red pencil on first page underlining "Cassius Clay" in title, which Ali is… Read more
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image of Around the World with Orson Welles (Original photograph of Orson Welles filming on location for the 1955 television miniseries)

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N.p.: N.p., 1955. Vintage borderless black and white photograph of director Orson Welles filming with a small handheld camera on location for the 1955 British miniseries. With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with a date stamp reading 12 OCT 1955 and the stamp of TV Times. The series followed Welles as he toured Europe,… Read more
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$225.00
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The Rite [Il Rito] (Original photograph from the 1969 television film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter, starring); Ingrid Thulin, Anders Ek, Gunnar Bjornstrand, Erik Hell (starring)

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Published
1969
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$300.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1969. Vintage reference photograph from the 1969 Swedish television film, showing actor Anders Ek in a menacing demonic mask. With a printed mimeo snipe specific to the film's UK release affixed to the verso. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. A theatrical troupe is called before the Swedish courts due to… Read more
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$300.00