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Yanks (Original press kit for the 1979 film)

by John Schlesinger (director); Colin Welland, Walter Bernstein (screenwriters); Richard Gere, Lisa Eichhorn, Vanessa Redgrave, William Devane (starring)

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1979
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Universal City: Universal Pictures, 1979. Vintage press kit for the 1979 film. Full-color illustrated pocketed folder, containing 15 black and white photographs, and 17 gatherings of promotional reading material. A group of rowdy Americans soldiers living on an army base in the UK are distrusted by the native British men, who dislike the Americans' skill at romancing the… Read more
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cover of Bring Back the Dead (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Bring Back the Dead (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Jack Lewis (screenwriter)

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Published
1967
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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Draft script for an unproduced film. Laid in is a letter dated February 16, 1967, from Elizabeth Leeson, secretary of Leon Mirelli, returning the screenplay to Ilse Lahn, as well as 15 on-set photographs housed in an envelope. During the Korean War, a group of marines are pinned down behind enemy lines in a… Read more
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cover of Freedom of the Seas (Original screenplay for the 1934 film)

Freedom of the Seas (Original screenplay for the 1934 film)

by Marcel Varnel (director); Roger Burford (screenwriter); Walter Hackett (playwright); Clifford Mollison, Wendy Barrie, Zelma O'Neal (starring)

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Published
1934
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Elstree: British International Pictures, 1934. Draft script for the 1934 film. With holograph pencil and ink annotations on the front wrapper and first leaf. A wimpy, foppish clerk is fired from his job and, as a last resort, enlists in the Navy. Tall orange titled wrappers, noted as copy No. 1, dated 25th January 1934. Title page… Read more
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cover of The Man Without a Country (Original screenplay for the 1973 television movie)

The Man Without a Country (Original screenplay for the 1973 television movie)

by Delbert Mann (director); Sidney Carroll (screenwriter); Cliff Robertson, Beau Bridges, Peter Strauss, Robert Ryan (starring)

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Published
1972
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New York: Norman Rosemont Productions, 1972. Revised Draft script for the 1973 television film. Copy belonging to uncredited crew member Ron Muky, with his name in holograph ink on the front wrapper, and a small holograph ink annotation noting the number 50 on the first page. Based on Edward Everett Hale's 1865 novel. A naval officer renounces… Read more
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Code Name: Emerald [Emerald] (Original screenplay for the 1985 film)

by Ed Harris, Max von Sydow, Horst Buchholz (starring); Jonathan Sanger (director); Ronald Bass (novel, screenwriter)

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Published
1983
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N.p.: N.p., 1983. Draft script for the 1985 film, here under the working title "Emerald." Based on the 1984 novel "The Emerald Illusion," about a German secret agent who faces off with an American spy in a prison in occupied France during World War II. Screenwriter and novelist Ronald Bass would go on to win an Academy Award… Read more
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A Harp in the Wind (Original screenplay for an unproduced film, circa 1970s)

by [Texana] Richard Goldstone, Hal Greenfader (screenwriters)

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Published
1970
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Los Angeles: ICM [International Creative Management], 1970. Draft script for an unproduced film. An action story, following two star-crossed lovers from Ireland who are sent to Texas in the early days of the state's independence. Set in Mexico City and Texas. Brown generic agency wrappers. Title page present, undated, with credits for screenwriters… Read more
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cover of The Dirty Dozen (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

The Dirty Dozen (Original photograph from the 1967 film)

by Robert Aldrich (director); E.M. Nathanson (novel); Nunnally Johnson, Lukas Heller (screenwriters); Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes (starring)

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Published
1967
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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Vintage reference photograph from the 1967 film. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. Based on the 1965 E. M. Nathanson novel, about a US Army Major who is assigned a group of dozen convicted murderers to execute a mass assassination mission of high-ranking German officers. Shot on… Read more
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Hanna's War (Original press kit for the video release of the 1988 film)

by Menahem Golan (director, screenwriter); Hannah Senesh (diary); Yoel Palgi (novel); Stanley Mann (screenwriter); Ellen Burstyn, Maruschka Detmers, Anthony Andrews, Donald Pleasense (starring)

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Published
1988
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Culver City, CA: Media Home Entertainment, 1988. Vintage press kit for the VHS/Beta release of the 1988 film. Pocketed titled folder containing a gathering of promotional reading materials, a quick reference guide, and a xerographically duplicated film review. Based on "The Diaries of Hanna Senesh," first published in 1966, and the 1950 memoir "A Great Wind Cometh" by… Read more
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The Buccaneer (Original press kit for the 1958 film)

by Anthony Quinn (director); Jesse Lasky Jr., Bernice Mosk (screenwriters); Yul Brynner, Claire Bloom, Charles Boyer, Inger Stevens (starring)

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Published
1958
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1958. Vintage press kit for the 1958 film. Illustrated pocketed folder, containing four gatherings of promotional reading material. A dramatization of the Battle of New Orleans in the War of 1812, featuring Yul Brynner as famed privateer Jean Lafitte. A remake of Cecil B. DeMille's 1938 swashbuckler classic. Folder and promotional material Very… Read more
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cover of The Heroes of Telemark (Original British program for the 1965 film)

The Heroes of Telemark (Original British program for the 1965 film)

by Anthony Mann (director); Knut Haukelid (memoir); John Drummand (novel); Ivan Moffat, Ben Barzman (screenwriters); Kirk Douglas, Richard Harris, Ulla Jacobsson (starring)

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Published
1965
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London: Kinematograph Weekly, 1965. Vintage British program for the 1965 film, published as a supplement to the September 1965 issue of Kinematograph Weekly, with film still photographs throughout and a four page center fold out. Based on the 1954 memoir "Skis Against the Atom" by Norwegian resistance soldier Knut Haudelid, and the 1962 novel "But for These Men"… Read more
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Away All Boats (International Post-production script for the 1956 film)

by Joseph Pevney (director); Kenneth M. Dodson, Ted Sherdeman (screenwriters); Jeff Chandler, George Nader, Richard Boone, Charles McGraw, Julie Adams (starring)

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Published
1956
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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1956. Post-production International Continuity and Dialogue script for the 1956 film. The story of USS 'Belinda', Attack Transport PA22, launched late 1943 with regular-navy captain Hawks and ex-merchant captain MacDougall as boat commander. Despite personal friction, the two have plenty to deal with as the only experienced officers on board during the… Read more
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The Long Voyage Home (Original press kit and promotional material for the 1940 film)

by John Ford (director); Eugene O'Neill (plays); Dudley Nichols (screenwriter); John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Barry Fitzgerald (starring)

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Published
1940
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1940. Vintage pressbook and distributor's material for the 1940 film. Based on several early one-act plays by Eugene O'Neill, including "The Moon of the Caribbees," "In the Zone," "Bound East for Cardiff," and "The Long Voyage Home." In the early days of World War II, Ole (John Wayne) and his comrades smuggle… Read more
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cover of China Gate (Two original photographs from the 1957 film)

China Gate (Two original photographs from the 1957 film)

by Samuel Fuller (director, screenwriter); Gene Barry, Angie Dickinson, Nat King Cole (starring)

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Published
1957
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1957. Two vintage studio still photographs from the 1957 film. In 1954, during the Vietnam conflict, a smuggler named "Lucky Legs" and a group of French mercenaries infiltrate and destroy an arms depot near the Chinese border. 10 x 8 inches. Near Fine. Olive Films 566.
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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 Ferry Command (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

Ferry Command (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by George Bruce (screenwriter)

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Published
1942
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N.p.: N.p., 1942. Draft script for an unproduced film, 1942. Presentation copy belonging to screenwriter George Bruce, with his name in gilt on the front board. With occasional typed and holograph annotations, mostly corrections to the text or numbering. During Word War II, the RAF Ferry Command operated in secret to transport aircraft manufactured in the United… Read more
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cover of The Dogs of War (Original poster design image from the 1980 film)

The Dogs of War (Original poster design image from the 1980 film)

by John Irvin (director); Frederick Forsyth (novel); Gary DeVore, George Malko (screenwriters); Christopher Walken, Tom Berenger, Colin Blakely (starring)

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Published
1980
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1980. Vintage proof poster design image from the 1980 film, showing actor Christopher Walken wielding a large machine gun. Based on Frederick Forsyth's 1974 novel. A group of mercenaries gather in a small African country, where they have been hired to depose the president so that a British tycoon may access the… Read more
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cover of Taps (Original screenplay for the 1981 film)

Taps (Original screenplay for the 1981 film)

by Harold Becker (director); Devery Freeman (novel); Darryl Ponicsan, Robert Mark Kamen (screenwriters); George C. Scott, Timothy Hutton, Ronny Cox, Sean Penn, Tom Cruise (starring)

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1980
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N.p.: Stanley Jaffe Productions, 1980. Draft script for the 1981 film, an internally duplicated copy with copied holes, made during production, with three blue revision pages without copied holes. Copied annotations on every page of scene numbers, supporting character numbers (i.e.; "Parent #2"), and noting "Day" or "Night" on some scenes. Based on the 1979 novel "Father Sky"… Read more
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cover of Catch-22 (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1970 film)

Catch-22 (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1970 film)

by Mike Nichols (director); Joseph Heller (novel); Buck Henry (screenwriter, starring); Alan Arkin, Martin Balsam, Richard Benjamin, Art Garfunkel, Bob Balaban, Bob Newhart, Anthony Perkins, Martin Sheen, Jon Voight, Orson Welles (starring)

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Published
1970
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Los Angeles: Paramount Pictures, 1970. Collection of eight vintage black and white studio still photographs from the 1970 film. Based on Joseph Heller's searing 1961 antiwar novel, about a US Air Force bombardier seeking an escape from the endless, senseless brutality of World War II. Director Mike Nichol's third feature film, released the same year as Robert… 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 Hunters (Collection of three original photographs from the 1958 film)

The Hunters (Collection of three original photographs from the 1958 film)

by Dick Powell (director); James Salter (novel); Wendell Mayes (screenwriter); Robert Mitchum, Robert Wagner, Richard Egan, May Britt (starring)

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Published
1958
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1958. Collection of three vintage studio still photographs from the 1958 film. A veteran World War II fighter ace is assigned to head a fighter squadron in the Korean War, where he engages in an illicit romance with one of his soldier's wives and clashes with a talented but foolhardy young pilot. … Read more
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