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BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932)
BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932) $1,250.00

Vintage original 9 x 11;" (23 x 30 cm.) double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, Germany. Leni Riefenstahl, Mathias Wieman, Beni Fuhrer, Max Holzboer, Martha Mair, dir: Leni Riefenstahl; Sokal. A beautiful character portrait of the legendary actress, director, writer, editor and producer, Leni Riefenstahl. Riefenstahl performed all these creative tasks on this film for her own production company.

This is the story of Junta, a woman hated by the people of her village, who suspect her of being a witch. She is the only person who can climb the nearby mountains and has discovered the mysteries of the...

BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932; 1937 reissue) - 1
BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932; 1937 reissue) - 1 $500.00

Vintage original 8 x 11" (23 x 30 cm.) double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, Germany. Leni Riefenstahl, Mathias Wieman, Beni Fuhrer, Max Holzboer, Martha Mair, dir: Leni Riefenstahl; Sokal. A beautiful character portrait of the legendary actress, director, writer, editor and producer, Leni Riefenstahl. Riefenstahl performed all these creative tasks on this film for her own production company.

This is the story of Junta, a woman hated by the people of her village, who suspect her of being a witch. She is the only person who can climb the nearby mountains and has discovered the mysteries of the...

BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932; 1937 reissue) - 2
BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932; 1937 reissue) - 2 $1,000.00

Vintage original 9 x 11;" (23 x 30 cm.) double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, Germany. Leni Riefenstahl, Mathias Wieman, Beni Fuhrer, Max Holzboer, Martha Mair, dir: Leni Riefenstahl; Sokal. A beautiful character portrait of the legendary actress, director, writer, editor and producer, Leni Riefenstahl. Riefenstahl performed all these creative tasks on this film for her own production company.

This is the story of Junta, a woman hated by the people of her village, who suspect her of being a witch. She is the only person who can climb the nearby mountains and has discovered the mysteries of the...

FASTER, PUSSYCAT! KILL! KILL! (1965)
FASTER, PUSSYCAT! KILL! KILL! (1965) $0.00

Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 35 cm.) lobby card set of eight (8), USA. Tura Satana, Haji, Lori Williams, Ray Barlow, Sue Bernard, dir: Russ Meyer; Eve Productions. One of the most famous groundbreaking films of all time, and one of the films which broke down the walls of the legion of decency Production Code, which had influenced the way films had been made for more than 30 years. It was the theme and the suggestion which had the office up in arms. Though there was no nudity, the film broke many taboos and made way for the...

FOREVER AMBER / PEGGY CUMMINS PORTRAIT (ca.1946)
FOREVER AMBER / PEGGY CUMMINS PORTRAIT (ca.1946) $0.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. dir: Otto Preminger, John M. Stahl; 20th Century Fox. The much-condemned picturization of the Kathleen Winsor novel began production with British actress Peggy Cummings in the lead role. She had come from England to play in the film. The production went as far as testing Cummins and making some of the costumes for her, but script problems suspended the activity after just one month. It was decided by the powers that be at 20th Century Fox that though she had been...

GHOST OF FRANKENSTEIN, THE (1942)
GHOST OF FRANKENSTEIN, THE (1942) $300.00

Vintage original 7 x 10" (19 x 25 cm.) single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Lon Chaney, Jr., Bela Lugosi, Cedric Hardwicke, Ralph Bellamy, Lionel Atwell, Evelyn Ankers, dir: Erle C. Kenton; Universal. In this film, the great Bela Lugosi plays the character of Ygor. Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and takes him to Frankenstein's son. The son is obsessed with restoring the monster, but his associates disagree on who's' brain should be transplanted into his skull.

In full costume and make-up, Lugosi is appropriately sinister in this portrait! Original 1942 Universal copyright information is at bottom border....

HARRY LANGDON (ca.1927)
HARRY LANGDON (ca.1927) $200.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Langdon, one of the legendary comic actors of silent film made dozens of shorts and features between 1924-44. Though his film career did not start until he was nearly 40, Langdon ran away from home at 12 to join a traveling circus. He graduated to Vaudeville and for twenty years developed his act. When Mack Sennett saw him perform he asked his writers to work with Langdon to develop a film character. Frank Capra is the writer who brought Langdon to...

HIGH SCHOOL BIG SHOT (1959)
HIGH SCHOOL BIG SHOT (1959) $150.00

Vintage original 27 x 41" (68 x 103 cm.) one sheet, USA. Tom Pittman, Virginia Aldridge, Howard Veit, dir: Joel Rapp; Sparta Production/Filmgroup. Classic "B" teen crime drama exploitation of the 1950s presented in red, black-and-white. Comic book in presentation with the only female playing the most evil and greedy character (she only wants the teen lead if he can provide her with money), the presentation is somewhat Shakespearean in its melodrama. It is about how the high school big shot gets money through those mob and drug connected persons he is influenced by.

The poster displays beautifully. There are some...

HIGH SOCIETY (1955) Temporary complete script / Philip Barry-adaptation
HIGH SOCIETY (1955) Temporary complete script / Philip Barry-adaptation $2,200.00

Los Angeles: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1955. Temporary Complete script for the 1956 film, a musical remake of "The Philadelphia Story" (1940). Blue studio wrappers, rubber-stamped as TEMPORARY COMPLETE and VAULT COPY on the front wrapper, copy No. 94 and production No. 5637, dated 11-14-55, with credits for screenwriter Patrick, Receipt attached. 103 leaves, mimeograph.

Grace Kelly, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, and Louis Armstrong starred in this classic musical, adapted from Philip Barry's THE PHILADELPHIA STORY, and with the notable addition of an entire music score, with new songs, all by Cole Porter.

Nominated for two Academy Awards. C.K. Dexter-Haven, a successful popular jazz...

HOLIDAY (1938) - 1
HOLIDAY (1938) - 1 $150.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton, Binnie Barnes, dir: George Cukor; Columbia. We are pleased to present a selection of excellent lobby cards and stills from this classic screwball comedy based on Philp Barry's play. Many of the finest talents of the genre, including stars Hepburn and Grant, director George Cukor, screen writers Donald Ogden Stewart and Sidney Buchman were on hand.

Fully developed characters, often not the norm in this style comedy, sets this film apart....

HOLIDAY (1938) - 2
HOLIDAY (1938) - 2 $125.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton, Binnie Barnes, dir: George Cukor; Columbia. We are pleased to present a selection of excellent lobby cards and stills from this classic screwball comedy based on Philp Barry's play. Many of the finest talents of the genre, including stars Hepburn and Grant, director George Cukor, screen writers Donald Ogden Stewart and Sidney Buchman were on hand.

Fully developed characters, often not the norm in this style comedy, sets this...

INVADERS FROM MARS (1953) Draft script by John Tucker Battle, Los Angeles, 1950
INVADERS FROM MARS (1953) Draft script by John Tucker Battle, Los Angeles, 1950 $2,000.00

Los Angeles, 1950. Draft script for the 1953 science-fiction classic, directed by William Cameron Menzies. White studio printed wrappers. Distribution page present, with receipt intact, with credit for screenwriter John Tucker Battle, rubber stamped copy No. 21. This script never had a title page. 101 leaves, mimeograph, with white revision pages throughout, dated 9-5-50.

Rare script for a true science-fiction classic, based on a story treatment by Battle (eventually, screenwriter Richard Blake was called in to do some script revisions before the movie was shot). Battle was inspired by a dream recounted by his wife. This film is notable for its...

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