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cover of Act of Love (Original three-sheet poster for the 1953 film)

Act of Love (Original three-sheet poster for the 1953 film)

by Anatole Litvak (director); Alfred Hayes (novel); Irwin Shaw (screenwriter); Kirk Douglas, Dany Robin, Gabrielle Dorziat (starring)

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1954
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1954. Vintage three-sheet poster for the 1953 film. Based on the 1949 novel "The Girl on the Via Flaminia" by Alfred Hayes. Visiting Villefrance in the early 1950s, Robert Teller (Kirk Douglas) reminisces on his time in the US Army in Paris, nearing the end of WWII, and his romance with the beautiful… Read more
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cover of Von Ryan's Express (Original photograph of Mark Robson on location for the 1965 film)

Von Ryan's Express (Original photograph of Mark Robson on location for the 1965 film)

by Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Brad Dexter, James Brolin (starring); Mark Robson (director); David Westheimer (novel); Wendell Mayes, Joseph Landon (screenwriters)

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Published
1965
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1965. Vintage borderless reference photograph of director Mark Robson during filming on location for the 1965 film. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso. Based on David Westheimer's 1964 novel, about an American prisoner of war who leads a group of British prisoners to escape from the Germans in World War II. Nominated… Read more
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MacArthur (Original screenplay for the 1977 film)

by Joseph Sargent (director); Hal Barwood (screenwriter); Matthew Robbins (screenwriter); Gregory Peck (starring)

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Published
1974
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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1974. Second Revised Final Draft script for the 1977 film. The story of General of the Army Douglas MacArthur (played by Gregory Peck), Supreme Allied Commander during World War II and United Nations Commander for the Korean War. "MacArthur" begins in 1942, following the fall of Philippines, and covers the remarkable career… Read more
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cover of The Aviator (Original screenplay for the 1985 film belonging to actor Ron Travis, annotated)

The Aviator (Original screenplay for the 1985 film belonging to actor Ron Travis, annotated)

by Christopher Reeve, Rosanna Arquette (starring); George T. Miller (director); Ernest K. Gann (novel); Marc Norman (screenwriter)

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Published
1983
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N.p.: N.p., 1983. Final Draft script, belonging to actor Ron Travis, with his ownership name in holograph ink on the title page, and his holograph ink annotations throughout. Bound in after the script are a substantial number of call sheets, cast and crew lists, and production memos, many with Travis' holograph ink and pencil annotations. Based on… Read more
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cover of 36 Hours [Thirty-Six Hours!] (Original screenplay for the 1964 film)

36 Hours [Thirty-Six Hours!] (Original screenplay for the 1964 film)

by Roald Dahl (short story); James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Taylor (starring)George Seaton (director, screenwriter); Carl K. Hittleman, Luis H. Vance (story)

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Published
1960
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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Early Draft script for the 1964 film by screenwriter Carl K. Hittleman, who received a story credit in the final film with screenwriter Luis H. Vance. An immense 249 page script, undated, by Hittleman, with a Literary Representative label from Laura D. Wilk on the front wrapper. Based on the Roald Dahl 1944 short story… Read more
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cover of The Horizontal Lieutenant (Original color photograph from the 1962 film)

The Horizontal Lieutenant (Original color photograph from the 1962 film)

by Jim Hutton, Paula Prentiss (starring); Richard Thorpe (director); Gordon Cotler (novel); George Wells (screenwriter)

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Published
1962
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1962. Vintage color studio still photograph from the 1962 film, showing actors Jim Hutton and Paula Prentiss in an an amorous moment. A military comedy about a luckless army intelligence lieutenant who finds himself stationed on a remote island army outpost during World War II, where all the action is between the… Read more
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cover of G.I. Jane (Original photograph from the 1951 film)

G.I. Jane (Original photograph from the 1951 film)

by Reginald Le Borg (director); Henry Blankfort (screenwriter); Jean Porter, Tom Neal, Iris Adrian, Jimmie Dodd (starring)

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Published
1951
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Los Angeles: Lippert Pictures, 1951. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1951 film, showing actors Tom Neal and Jean Porter. A new draftee is assigned to a remote desert post, where he forges military orders that bring a platoon of women soldiers to the encampment. 10 x 8 inches. Very Good plus overall, with pinholes… Read more
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cover of Von Ryan's Express (Original screenplay for the 1965 film)

Von Ryan's Express (Original screenplay for the 1965 film)

by Frank Sinatra, Trevor Howard, Brad Dexter, James Brolin (starring); Mark Robson (director); David Westheimer (novel); Wendell Mayes, Joseph Landon (screenwriters)

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Published
1964
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1964. Shooting Final script for the 1965 film. Based on the 1964 novel by David Westheimer. Based on David Westheimer's 1964 novel, about an American POW (Sinatra) who leads a group of British prisoners to escape from the Germans in World War II. Nominated for an Academy Award. Tan titled wrappers,… Read more
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cover of Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (Original photograph of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward on the set of the 1958 film)

Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (Original photograph of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward on the set of the 1958 film)

by Leo McCarey (director, screenwriter); Max Shulman (novel); Claude Binyon (screenwriter); Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Joan Collins, Jack Carson (starring)

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Published
1958
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N.p.: N.p., 1958. Vintage photograph of actors Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward consulting a script on the set of the 1958 film. With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with a newspaper clipping and a date stamp reading March 12, 1989. Based on the 1956 novel by Max Shulman. A woman protests the US… Read more
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cover of The Big Parade (Original program for the 1925 silent film)

The Big Parade (Original program for the 1925 silent film)

by King Vidor (director); Laurence Stallings, Harry Behn, Joseph W. Farnham (screenwriters); John Gilbert, Renee Adoree, Hobart Bosworth (starring)

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Published
1925
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Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1925. Vintage program for the 1925 silent film. With the stamp of Grauman's Hollywood Egyptian Theatre on the rear wrapper. During World War I, a wealthy, idle young man joins the US Army's Rainbow Division, and is sent to France to fight, where he befriends two working class men, is hardened by the… Read more
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cover of The Man Without a Country (Original story script for an unproduced film)

The Man Without a Country (Original story script for an unproduced film)

by Edward Everett Hale (short story)

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Published
1944
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Los Angeles: Vanguard Films, 1944. Original story script for an unproduced film, Edward Everett Hale's unedited 1863 short story "The Man Without a Country," here reproduced by Vanguard Films, dated August 7, 1944. Hale's short story was first published in the December 1863 issue of The Atlantic. The story has been adapted four times for film. First in… Read more
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cover of Evilspeak (Original photograph of Lynn Hancock from the 1981 film)

Evilspeak (Original photograph of Lynn Hancock from the 1981 film)

by Eric Weston (director, screenwriter); Joseph Garofalo (screenwriter); Clint Howard, R. G. Armstrong, Joseph Cortese (starring)

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Published
1981
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N.p.: N.p., 1981. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1981 film, showing actress Lynn Hancock. An unpopular, orphaned military cadet seeks revenge on his bullies by summoning demonic spirits through his computer. Shot on location in Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine. Nightmare USA.
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cover of Next (Original script for the 1967 play)

Next (Original script for the 1967 play)

by Elaine May (director); Terrence McNally (playwright); James Coco (starring)

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Published
1967
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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Vintage script for the 1967 one-act play, which debuted at the White Barn Theatre in Westport, Connecticut on July 16. A middle-aged divorcee who has accidentally been called to service by the draft butts heads with the no-nonsense career officer. One of prolific, acclaimed playwright Terrence McNally's earliest productions, and the one that brought… Read more
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Never Wave at a WAC (Original keybook photograph from the 1953 film)

by Norman Z. McLeod (director); Ken Englund (screenwriter); Rosalind Russell, Paul Douglas, Marie Wilson, William Ching (starring)

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Published
1953
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Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1953. Vintage single weight linen-backed keybook still photograph from the 1953 film. Seen are Leif Erickson and Marie Wilson hanging out at a window. Mimeo snipe affixed to the verso. Based on a story by Frederick Kohner and Fred Brady, about a group of women in the Army testing new military… Read more
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cover of The Longest Day (Original photograph from the set of the 1962 film)

The Longest Day (Original photograph from the set of the 1962 film)

by Ken Annakin (director); Cornelius Ryan (novel, screenwriter); Richard Burton, Mel Ferrer, Henry Fonda, Eddie Albert, Sean Connery (starring)

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Published
1962
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1962. Vintage reference photograph from the set of the 1962 film, showing a group of Allied troops storming Pegasus Bridge, with a camera crew in the foreground. With holograph pencil annotations on the verso regarding layout, along with the stamp of Marine films. Based on screenwriter Cornelius Ryan's 1959 book. A star-studded dramatization of… Read more
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cover of Ten Gentlemen from West Point (Original screenplay for the 1942 film)

Ten Gentlemen from West Point (Original screenplay for the 1942 film)

by Henry Hathaway (director); Malvin Wald (story); Richard Maibaum (screenwriter); George Montomery, Maureen O'Hara, John Sutton (starring)

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Published
1941
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1941. Revised Shooting Final Draft script for the 1942 film. Production No. 574 and copy No. 7, studio "Received" (dated Dec 9, 1941), and "Permanent Legal Records" all rubber stamped on the front wrapper, with FINAL printed at the top right corner of same. One annotation in holograph pencil of three names on the verso… Read more
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cover of My Son John [My Son, John] (Original screenplay for the 1952 film)

My Son John [My Son, John] (Original screenplay for the 1952 film)

by Leo McCarey (director, screenwriter); John Lee Mahin (screenwriter); Helen Hayes, Van Heflin, Dean Jagger (starring)

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Published
1951
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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1951. Draft script for the 1952 film. A Red Scare narrative wherein two all-American parents unsuccessfully attempt to lure their brainy son John away from the call of Communism. Actor Robert Walker unexpectedly died before production for the film ended, leading director Leo McCarey to heavily revise the script and edit in footage… Read more
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cover of Captain Newman, M.D. (Original post-production screenplay for the 1963 film)

Captain Newman, M.D. (Original post-production screenplay for the 1963 film)

by David Miller (director); Richard L. Breen, Henry Ephron, Phoebe Ephron (screenwriters); Leo Rosten (novel); Gregory Peck, Tony Curtis, Robert Duvall, Angie Dickinson (starring)

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Published
1962
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Universal City: Universal International Pictures, 1962. Post-production Continuity and Dialogue script for the 1963 film. Based on the 1961 novel by Leo Rosten. An Army doctor in charge of a neuropsychiatric ward at an Air Corps hospital in Arizona encounters a variety of tough, humorous, and touching cases. Rosten's novel took inspiration from the experiences of his wartime… Read more
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cover of Next of Kin (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Next of Kin (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Thomas Rickman (screenwriter)

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Unknown
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N.p.: N.p., Unknown. Revised Draft script for an unproduced film. Written by noted screenwriter Thomas Rickman, whose produced work includes "Kansas City Bomber" (1972), "The Laughing Policeman" (1973), and "Coal Miner's Daughter" (1980). Not to be confused with the 1989 film starring Patrick Swayze. On a train bound for Kentucky, an unnamed soldier murders a honor guard sent… Read more
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cover of Captain Newman, M.D. (Original screenplay for the 1963 film)

Captain Newman, M.D. (Original screenplay for the 1963 film)

by David Miller (director); Richard L. Breen, Henry Ephron, Phoebe Ephron (screenwriters); Leo Rosten (novel); Gregory Peck, Tony Curtis, Robert Duvall, Angie Dickinson (starring)

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Published
1962
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Universal City: Universal International Pictures, 1962. Final Draft script for the 1963 film. Based on the 1961 novel by Leo Rosten. An Army doctor in charge of a neuropsychiatric ward at an Air Corps hospital in Arizona encounters a variety of tough, humorous, and touching cases. Rosten's novel took inspiration from the experiences of his wartime friend Ralph… Read more
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