The Big Lift

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1949. Temporary Script for the 1950 film (here under its working title, "Two Corridors East"). Actor Paul Douglas' presentation copy, bound in blue calf with 10 reference photos from the film bound in throughout.

A semi-documentary film about the Berlin Airlift during World War II, told through the eyes of two soldiers, one with a seething hatred of Germans, and one who falls in love with an attractive German war widow.

Blue leather presentation binding, lacking the original wrappers. Title page present, dated August 9, 1949, noted as Temporary Script, with credit for screenwriter Seaton. 195 leaves, mimeograph, with blue revision pages throughout, dated variously between 8-20-49 and 12-9-49. Pages Near Fine, binding Very Good plus with light wear.


[Book #128848]

Price: $850.00