Title: VINTAGE FILM SCRIPT) BIRDMAN OF ALCATRAZ ...
Publication Date: 1962
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Book Type: Script
Harold Hecht Productions, Inc., [earlier than July 1962]. ,180 leaves. Quarto. Mimeographed typescript, brad-bound in printed wrappers. Title lettered on lower edge, wrappers somewhat worn and marked, modest use, internally actually a very nice copy, overall VERY GOOD. An unspecified -- but certainly early -- draft of this adaptation to the screen of Gaddis' biography of Robert Stroud. The 3 July 1962 release, directed by John Frankenheimer, starred Burt Lancaster as Stroud, and a release running time of 147 minutes suggests that extensive portions of this draft were cut in the revision process. An uncommon script for the multiple award-nominated film. BIRDMAN OF ALCATRAZ was the first of a series of classic films directed by Frankenheimer, followed, in short order, by such masterpieces as THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE, SEVEN DAYS IN MAY and SECONDS. As the cinema of the 1960s evolved, American film created a number of classic antiheroes, and Robert Stroud as the Birdman was certainly one of the early prototypes. Bookseller Inventory # 10397
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: May 16, 2014
We sell only authentic, vintage original film posters, lobby cards, photos,
stills, pressbooks and scripts -- we do not sell reproductions of any kind. All
of our inventory is unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and as described.
We can provide a COA/letter of authentication upon request for any piece we
You may return an item for any reason whatsoever within a week of receiving it
and receive a full refund (we do not refund the cost of shipping). Please note
that the item must be r...
SHIPPING IS FREE for all buyers within the continental U.S., via fully-insured FedEx Ground/Home Delivery or USPS Priority Mail (typically 3 to 5 days). For shipments outside the continental U.S., we will calculate the costs (we do not charge for handling, only for the actual cost of shipping to you).
All shipments require a signature upon receipt, and tracking information will always be provided.
Store Description: We sell only authentic, vintage original film posters, lobby cards, photos, stills, pressbooks and scripts -- we do not sell reproductions of any kind. All of our inventory is unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and as described.