Unproduced Films from Royal Books, Inc.

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La Grande Porte (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Andre Soupart (screenwriter); Jean-Marie Vervisch, Paul Paquay (screenwriters)

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Published
1980
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Brussels: Monome, 1980. Draft script for an unproduced French film, written by French director-screenwriter Andre Soupart. With a holograph ink annotation to the front wrapper noting the film's title, and to the first leaf noting a change of address for Monome Films. Text in French. The lives of two women intersect in dreamlike, mysterious ways. Beige titled… Read more
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Killer Team (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Jack Lewis (screenwriter)

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New York: Jay Garon - Brooke. Draft script for an unproduced film. The US Marine Corps decides that it needs to add attack helicopters to its arsenal of weapons and trains a hotshot jet pilot right before the breakout of the Korean War. After falling in love with the commander's daughter, he is packed off to war… Read more
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Rooms of the Heart (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Unknown

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1980
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Marina Del Rey, CA: Kings Road Productions, 1980. Draft script for an unproduced film. Included with the script is a handwritten letter in Spanish dated May 22, 1986, addressed to casting agent Paul Kohner and his wife, the actress Lupita Tovar. With a single holograph annotation in pencil to the first leaf, noting the script's title. A newly… Read more
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The Exiles (Original treatment script for an unproduced film)

by Jacques Deval (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Treatment script for an unproduced film. Incomplete as issued, noted as part one of two. Engaged Czechoslovakian immigrants Bogdan and Shari are promptly separated on their first day in New York City. Luckily, Shari befriends Harold, a young architect who (with the help of his world-wise mother and spacious, modern apartment!) cares for Shari.… Read more
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Horizons [Schallmauer] (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Hardy Kruger (screenwriter); Scot Finch (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1977
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$75.00

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Pocking, Germany: Eucent Film, 1977. Draft script for an unproduced German film. Laid in with the script is a brief typed letter in German on Eucent Film letterhead, addressed to casting agent Paul Kohner from producer Konstantin Thoeren, introducing the screenplay. Text in English. After the unexpected death of his dear friend Frank in a test flight… Read more
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Hot Skins [Don't Worry, Doll, I'm Covered] (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Joseph T. Longo (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
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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Assaf (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Manfred Purzer (screenwriter); Amos Kollek (novel); Wolfgang Petersen (director)

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Published
1970
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$125.00

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Munich: Roxy Film, 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film. Text in English. Based on the 1971 novel "Don't Ask Me if I Love" by Israeli film director and writer Amos Kollek. The son of a wealthy military arms manufacturer intends to pursue a life as a writer after serving in the Israeli Army, in spite of his… Read more
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Twilight Adventure (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Wes Craven (screenwriter); Veda Nayak (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1984
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$350.00

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Los Angeles: Inter-Cultural Films International, 1984. Revised Draft script for an unproduced film. With a single holograph annotation to the front wrapper. A very early work co-written by noted "master of horror" Wes Craven, dated the same year that his best-known film, "A Nightmare on Elm Street," was released. In this creature thriller, a young man must… Read more
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Nobody's Children (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Melissa Ford (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1989
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N.p.: N.p., 1989. Draft script for an unproduced film. A gang of orphaned Romani children used as pawns in criminal activities by gang members in Paris decide to keep the proceeds from their latest heist. Set in Paris. Blue untitled wrappers with a die-cut title window in the British style. Title page present, dated… Read more
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Death is the Enemy [The Classmates] (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Roland S. Jefferson (screenwriter)

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Published
1977
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$350.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1977. Draft script for an unproduced film. A class of predominantly Black students at Howard University College of Medicine share a variety of humorous, sentimental, and unusual experiences in their time at the school. Jefferson previously worked as a screenwriter for "Disco 9000" (1977) and "Death Drug" (1978). Set in Washington DC. … Read more
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The Moped Mob (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by E.L. "Tony" Duke (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1980
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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Draft script for an unproduced film. After his sister is lured into snorting a fatal dose of heroin by a dastardly biker gang, a teenage boy and his group of friends vow to take their revenge and stop the bikers, forming their own "moped mob." Black untitled wrappers. Title page present, undated,… Read more
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The School on 103rd. Street (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Roland S. Jefferson (novel, screenwriter)

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Published
1990
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N.p.: N.p., 1990. Draft script for an unproduced film, with holograph ink annotations throughout highlighting location shooting, stock footage, props, and other production details, and a color key on the verso of the front wrapper. Based on screenwriter Roland S. Jefferson's 1997 novel, about a psychiatrist who begins to uncover a shady government plot to cover up… Read more
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The Solid Gold Corpse (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Charles Eric Johnson (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film. A beloved rock star named Wednesday's Child battles with his record label for control over the rights to his music. African-American screenwriter Charles Eric Johnson was known for his work for television and film throughout the 1970s and 1980s, including "Beyond Atlantis" (1973), "That Man Bolt" (1973), "Slaughter's… Read more
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The Legend of Stacker Lee aka Stagolee and Billy (Vintage script for an unproduced musical play)

by Paul E. Harris (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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$385.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft script for an unproduced musical play. The story of Stagger Lee, also known as "Stacker Lee" and "Stagolee," an American criminal and subject of African American folk songs throughout the late 19th and 20th centuries. African-American actor and screenwriter Paul E. Harris was best known for his work as a television,… Read more
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Rock and Roll Heaven (Original screenplay for an unproduced film, circa 1980s)

by S. Torriano Berry (screenwriter)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1980
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$300.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1980. Draft script for an unproduced film. Written by noted African-American screenwriter S. Torriano Berry. A rock star dies in a freak accident but is reincarnated, to the chagrin of his greedy recording company, who have already made plans to replace him in the spotlight. Heavily influenced by earlier films "Heaven Can Wait" (Ernst Lubitsch,… Read more
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Smiling the Boy Fell Down Dead (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Herman Raucher (screenwriter)

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Published
1968
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N.p.: N.p., 1968. First Draft script for an unproduced film. With a single holograph pencil annotation to the front wrapper. A mild-mannered waiter and a spirited bartender start their own hit business after realizing the world is full of people who deserve to be killed. Screenwriter Herman Raucher was best known for the films "Can Hieronymus Merkin… Read more
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The Killer Priest (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Bernard H. Rollins (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film. With holograph pencil annotations to the title page. In a small, majority Black bayou community in Louisiana, a white priest suffers a psychotic break which convinces him that he has been called by God to violently purge the community of all evildoers. Set in Louisiana. … Read more
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Manchild in the Promised Land (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Claude Brown (novel); Arnold Federbush (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film. Based on Claude Brown's successful 1965 autobiographical novel, which follows a young African American boy coming of age in Harlem during the 1940s and 1950s. Set in Harlem. Gold untitled wrappers. Title page present, undated, with credits for screenwriter Arnold Federbush and author Claude Brown.… Read more
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Siesta Samba (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Vilgot Sjoman (screenwriter)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Draft script for an unproduced Norwegian film. With holograph annotations in ink and pencil throughout. Incomplete as issued. Text in English. Set in Brazil. White titled self-wrappers. Title page present, noted as Version 3, with credits for screenwriter VILGOT SJOMAN. 91 leaves, with last page of text numbered 91. Carbon typescript, rectos… 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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$650.00