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Brokeback Mountain (Original oversize photograph of Jake Gyllenhaal and Ang Lee on the set of the 2005 film)

by Ang Lee (director); Annie Proulx (story); Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana (screenwriters); Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Randy Quaid (starring)

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2005
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N.p.: N.p., 2005. Vintage oversize borderless color reference photograph of director Ang Lee talking with actor Jake Gyllenhaal between takes on the set of the 2005 film. Based on the 1997 short story by Annie Proulx, about the passionate, troubled relationship between two closeted cowboys in the American west. Nominated for eight Academy Awards, winning three, including… Read more
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The Spikes Gang [The Bank Robber] (Original screenplay for the 1974 film)

by Richard Fleischer (director); Giles Tippette (novel); Irving Ravetch, Harriet Frank Jr. (screenwriters); Lee Marvin, Gary Grimes, Charles Martin Smith, Ron Howard (starring)

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Published
1970
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Los Angeles: Mirisch / Sanford, 1970. Draft script for the 1974 film. Based on the 1970 novel by Giles Tippette. An aging bank robber is discovered half-dead in the western wilderness, and is nursed back to health by three young farmhands, who later decide to join him on his adventures. Set in Texas and Mexico,… Read more
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Barquero (Original promotional portrait photograph of Mariette Hartley from the 1970 film)

by Gordon Douglas (director); George Schenck, William Marks (screenwriters); Lee Van Cleef, Warren Oates, Forrest Tucker, Mariette Hartley (starring)

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Published
1970
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Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1970. Vintage promotional portrait photograph of Mariette Hartley from the 1970 film. Jake Remy (Warren Oates) and his gang of outlaws need to cross the river into Mexico following a successful robbery, but barge operator Travis (Lee Van Cleef) refuses to let them cross. Set in the fictional town of… Read more
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The Ballad of Josie [The Epic of Josie] (Original screenplay for the 1968 film)

by Doris Day, Peter Graves, George Kennedy (starring); Andrew V. McLaglen (director); Harold Swanton (screenwriter)

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Published
1966
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Universal City: Universal City Studios, 1966. Revised Final Draft script for the 1968 film, here under the working title "The Epic of Josie," with annotations in holograph red ink of start and finish shooting dates and flourish on front wrapper. Annotations in holograph red ink throughout, underlining props and sets. After a young woman is acquitted of killing… Read more
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River of No Return (Original photograph from the 1954 film)

by Otto Preminger (director); Frank Fenton (screenwriter); Robert Mitchum, Marilyn Monroe (starring)

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Published
1954
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1954. Vintage studio still photograph from the 1954 Western film, showing actor Robert Mitchum. Loosely based on the 1948 Italian film "Bicycle Thieves." A woman hires a widowed ex-con and his son to help her navigate a river journey to search for her gambler husband. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine. … Read more
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The Tin Star (Original photograph of Henry Fonda and Anthony Mann on the set of the 1957 film)

by Anthony Mann (director); Bill Avery (photographer); Dudley Nichols, Joel Kane, Barney Slater (screenwriters); Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins, Betsy Palmer (starring)

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Published
1957
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N.p.: N.p., 1957. Vintage oversize borderless double weight reference photograph of actor Henry Fonda conversing with director Anthony Mann on the set of the 1957 film. With the stamps of still photographer Bill Avery and editor Bud Fraker on the verso, along with a small paper bag containing the negative for the photograph, affixed to the verso with cello… Read more
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The Tin Star (Original photograph of Anthony Perkins juggling on the set of the 1957 film)

by Anthony Mann (director); Bill Avery (photographer); Dudley Nichols, Joel Kane, Barney Slater (screenwriters); Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins, Betsy Palmer (starring)

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Published
1957
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N.p.: N.p., 1957. Vintage borderless oversize satin-finish black and white photograph of actor Anthony Perkins juggling small gourds on the set of the 1957 film. With the stamps of photographer Bill Avery and editor Bud Fraker on the verso, along with holograph pencil cropping annotations. A veteran bounty hunter and former lawman aids a newly appointed, inexperienced… Read more
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Pardners (Original photograph of Dean Martin from the 1956 film)

by Norman Taurog (director); Mervin Houser, Jerry Davis (screenwriters); Jack Harris (photographer); Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis (starring)

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Published
1956
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1956. Vintage oversize borderless double weight reference photograph of actor Dean Martin on the set of the 1956 film. With the stamp of Paramount photographer Jack Harris on the verso. Two men arrive in a small western community, hoping to avenge the deaths of their fathers and eradicate the town's lawless criminals. The penultimate musical… Read more
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The Last Sunset (Original photograph of Rock Hudson on the set of the 1961 film)

by Robert Aldrich (director); Howard Rigsby (novel); Shirley Clarke (photographer); Dalton Trumbo (screenwriter); Rock Hudson, Kirk Douglas, Dorothy Malone, Joseph Cotten (starring)

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Published
1960
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Universal City: Universal Pictures, 1960. Vintage borderless reference photograph of actor Rock Hudson signing autographs on the set of the 1961 Western film, here under the working title "The Day of the Gun." With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with the stamp of still photographer Shirley Clarke (not to be confused with the filmmaker of… Read more
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Killers Crossing (Vintage Paperback)

by Burt Arthur

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Published
1957
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London: Banner Books, 1957. First printing of this edition. a vintage paperback (originally published as Lion 168 in 1953). Very Good plus, tight and square, with light edgewear and corner creases to the first few leaves and a touch of foxing at the page edges. A bright copy.
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The Professionals (Collection of six original photographs from the 1966 film)

by Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode, Jack Palance, Claudia Cardinale (starring); Richard Brooks (director, screenwriter); Frank O'Rourke (novel)

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Published
1966
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N.p.: N.p., 1966. Collection of six vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1966 Western film, featuring, variously, actors Claudia Cardinale, Woody Strode, Lee Marvin, and director Richard Brooks on the set. Based on the 1964 novel "A Mule for the Marquesa" by Frank O'Rourke, about four men hired by a wealthy Texan to rescue his wife from a… Read more
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Revolt at Fort Laramie (Original screenplay for the 1957 film, actress Frances Helm's heavily annotated copy)

by Lesley Selander (director); Robert C. Dennis (screenwriter); John Dehner, Gregg Palmer, Frances Helm (starring)

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Published
1956
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Hollywood: Prospect Productions, Inc, 1956. Revised Final Shooting draft script for the 1957 film, here under the working title "Fort Laramie." Copy belonging to actress Frances Helm, heavily annotated in holograph ink and pencil throughout, with all dialogue and action of Helm's character Melissa Brader underlined, and frequent annotations regarding action, motivation and dialogue. Annotation on leaf preceding title… Read more
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Personal Appearance (First Edition)

by Lawrence Riley

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Published
1935
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First Edition
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New York: Samuel French, 1935. First Edition. First Edition, hardcover issue. Basis for the 1936 film classic "Go West Young Man," directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Mae West and Randolph Scott. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus example of the scarce dust jacket. Stamp of the McCord Theatre Museum to the endpapers, with an… Read more
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Tappan's Burro (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Zane Grey (novel); Stephen Kandel (screenwriter)

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Unknown
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Los Angeles: Jerry Merton Productions, Unknown. Draft script for an unproduced film. With a small holograph ink annotation to the front wrapper reading "# 39." Based on popular Western writer Zane Grey's 1923 short story about a prospector who finally strikes gold, attributing the fortune to his lucky mule Jenet. Set in the American Southwest. … Read more
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4 for Texas (Two original photographs from the 1963 film)

by Robert Aldrich (director, screenwriter); Teddi Sherman (screenwriter); Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Anita Ekberg, Ursula Andress, Charles Bronson, Victor Buono (starring)

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Published
1963
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Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1963. Two vintage studio still photographs from the 1963 film, showing actors Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Anita Ekberg, and Ursula Andress. With cropping annotations in holograph pencil on the verso, along with a provenance stamp. Two sharpshooters duel over a large amount of cash carried by a railway official, and eventually settle their differences… Read more
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The Lonely Man (Original photograph of Anthony Perkins and Elaine Aiken on the set of the 1957 film)

by Henry Levin (director); Don Ornitz (photographer); Harry Essex, Robert Smith (screenwriters); Jack Palance, Anthony Perkins, Neville Brand, Elaine Aiken (starring)

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Published
1957
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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1957. Vintage borderless candid reference photograph of actors Anthony Perkins and Elaine Aiken in a car on the set of the 1957 film. With the stamps of Pictorial Press and Globe Photos on the verso, along with a printed mimeo snipe. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. A retired… Read more
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Man in the Shadow (Original post-production script for the 1957 film noir)

by Jack Arnold (director); Gene L. Coon (screenwriter); Jeff Chandler, Orson Welles, Colleen Miller, Ben Alexander (starring)

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Published
1957
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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1957. Post-production Continuity and Dialogue script for the 1957 film noir. A wealthy, cruel rancher owns the majority of a small western town's assets. Some of his employees brutally murder a young Mexican migrant laborer, stirring major controversy when the newly elected sheriff goes to great lengths to bring them to justice. … Read more
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Rio Salvaje (Original poster for the 1971 film)

by Arturo Martinez (director. screenwriter); Edgardo Gazcon, Gabriel Guerro (screenwriters); Julio Aleman, Patricia Aspillaga, Juan Gallardo, Claudia Martell, Sergio Barrios (starring)

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Published
1971
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Mexico: Cinematografica Jalisco, 1971. Vintage poster for the 1971 Mexican Western film. 26 x 36.75 inches. Very Good, with pinholes to the corners, starting to the creases, and light toning. Folded as issued.
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Gunsmoke (Original photograph of William Conrad, circa 1954, for the radio series)

by William Conrad (subject); Gabor Rona (photographer); Norman Macdonnell, John Meston (creators)

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Published
1954
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Hollywood: CBS Radio, 1954. Vintage publicity photograph of William Conrad for the CBS radio series "Gunsmoke," circa 1954. Mimeo snipe and "CBS Photo by Gabor Rona" stamp on the verso. "Gunsmoke" first aired on CBS radio on April 26, 1952 with William Conrad in the lead as Marshall Matt Dillon. Conrad was already one of radio's biggest stars… Read more
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Gun Smugglers (Two original photographs from the 1948 film)

by Frank McDonald (director); Norman Houston (screenwriter); Tim Holt, Richard Martin, Martha Hyer (starring)

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Published
1948
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Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1948. Two vintage studio still photographs of Tim Holt and Martha Hyer from the 1948 film. Young Danny (Gary Gray) helps his brother Steve (Douglas Fowley) and his gang steal weapons while being tracked by Army ranger Tim Holt (himself) and partner Chito (Richard Martin). Set in and shot… Read more
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