The Flim-Flam Man

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1966. First Draft script for the 1967 film comedy, "The Flim-Flam Man," directed Irvin Kershner, based on the 1965 novel, "The Flim-Flam Man and the Apprentice Grifter."

Michael Sarrazin plays a young man gone AWOL from the Army who makes the acquaintance of George C. Scott, a veteran confidence man. Scott takes a liking to Sarrazin, and offers to show him the tricks of the trade as they drift through the American South, pulling one scam after another.

Blue titled wrappers, stamped SECOND DRAFT on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped copy No. 74, and dated July 15, 1966. Title page present, with a date of matching the title page and a credit for screenwriter Rose. 123 leaves, mimeograph, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads. Housed in a custom quarter-leather clamshell box.

[Book #117164]

Price: $550.00