The Terminal Man

Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 1973. Final script for the 1974 film. Actress Joan Hackett's working copy, with her ownership name in holograph ink (and an affixed newspaper clipping) on the front wrapper, and her brief notations on the title page.

Noted director Mike Hodges' third film, and first to be made in the US (after "Get Carter" in 1971 and "Pulp" in 1972).

Segal plays a scientist who agrees to an experimental treatment wherein a tiny computer is implanted in his head to help control violent tendencies. The computer malfunctions (probably Windows-based) and he becomes a psychotic killer.

Yellow titled wrappers, noted as FINAL on the front wrapper, dated May 9, 1973. Distribution page present, with receipt intact. Title page present, dated 5/9/73, with credits for screenwriter Hodges. 112 leaves, mechanically reproduced on eye-rest green stock. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus bound internally with two gold brads.


[Book #131497]

Price: $550.00