Twist of Fate [Pursuit]

Burbank, CA: National Broadcasting Company [NBC], 1988. Revised Draft script for the 1989 television mini-series, "Twist of Fate," consisting of two episodes: "Pursuit: Part I," and "Pursuit: Part II". The two scripts are bound together. Screenwriter Gy Waldon receives a credit on the script but would be dropped from the final credits.

SS-Lieutenant Colonel Helmut Von Schreader (Greenwood) plots to escape Germany after WWII by blackmailing an SS doctor to perform plastic surgery, disguising
himself as a Jewish Concentration Camp victim, Ben Grossman (played by Ben Cross). Von Schreader immigrates to Palestine where he joins the Zionist movement. Twenty five years later, the underground SS organization ODESSA locates Von Schreader and orders to him to rejoin the Third Reich, and his son discovers his true identity.

Sarah Jessica Parker, best known for her role as Carrie Bradshaw in "Sex and the City" (1998-2004) has a early cameo here, and Ian Richardson stars in both episodes.

Episode 1 (Part I):

White titled wrappers, noted as Revised Draft on the front wrapper, dated May 5, 1988. Title page present, dated May 5, 1988, noted as Revised Draft, with credits for screenwriters Bast, Huson, Waldron.

Episode 2 (Part II):

White titled wrappers, noted as Revised Draft on the front wrapper, dated May 5, 1988. Title page present, dated May 5, 1988, noted as Revised Draft, with credits for screenwriters Bast, Huson, Waldron.

219 leaves, xerographically duplicated, with blue revision pages throughout, dated 6-30-88. Pages Near Fine, wrappers with evidence of label removal, else Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.


[Book #128717]

Price: $225.00