Original Screenplay/ Script for the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes -- 20th Cent. Fox, 1952

By: [Loos, Anita] Lederer, Charles

Price: $2,500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Howard Hawks’ classic musical, adapted by Charles Lederer and based on both the 1949 Broadway musical and the original 1928 novel and screenplay by Anita Loos. Famously pairing Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell as showgirls Lorelei Lee [Monroe] and Dorothy Shaw [Russell]. Covers: Numbered as 499 upper left, 222 lower right. Faded at edges with numerous small tears and chips along edges and spine. Penciled signature of uncredited camera operator Paul Lockwood across front cover. 3-hole punch with brass brads. Distribution page lacking the perforated receipt at bottom but with the inked signature of Harry Carey, Jr. above. [He played the uncredited role of Winslow, an Olympic team member.] Title page appears to be a typed original; followed by 118 pp. offset pages, mostly printed in black on white paper but with a revised page 10 on blue paper and dated Nov 10. [A revised final was prepared on Nov 13 prior to shooting.] Light foxing on distribution page; rusted paper clip at p. 52; otherwise fine internally.

Title: Original Screenplay/ Script for the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes -- 20th Cent. Fox, 1952

Author Name: [Loos, Anita] Lederer, Charles

Categories: Film, Movies, Television, Theater, Scripts / Screenplays [Film & Play],

Edition: Final Shooting Script

Publisher: 20th Cent. Fox: 1952

Book Condition: Good

Inscription: Signed by cast member Harry Carey, Jr.

Item: 2.00 lbs

Seller ID: k200110b

Keywords: broadway, musical