Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1979. Final Draft script for the 1980 film. Production designer's copy, with holograph pencil annotations throughout denoting objects, transportation, and scenarios that will require advance work. Also laid in is a Shooting Call, dated 5/24/79, and noted as the second date of shooting.
A blend of science fiction and romance that has over time become a beloved classic. Christopher Reeve portrays a melancholy playwright who becomes fascinated with the woman in a portrait hanging in a hotel, and uses self-hypnosis to transport himself to her time. Nominated for an Academy Award. Nominated for an Academy Award.
Red titled wrappers, noted as production No. 00590, dated April 24, 1979. Title page present, noted as Final Draft, with credit for screenwriter Matheson. 146 leaves, mimeograph. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.