Harum Scarum

Beverly Hills, CA: Four-Leaf Productions / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1965. Collection of 4 vintage black-and-white reference photographs from the 1965 film. Mimeo snipes on the versos, holograph pencil annotations on the verso of one still.

Elvis Presley plays "Johnny Tyrone," an American movie star traveling through the Middle East on a promotional tour. A gang kidnaps Johnny and hires him to carry out an assassination, so impressed by his on-screen adventures. He refuses and escapes back to civilization, but not before singing a few songs and romancing a harem girl or two.

Set in the Middle East, shot on the original set of the 1927 Cecil B. DeMille film, "The King of Kings."

8 x 10 inches. A few light creases, brief toning, and a tiny corner chip to one still, else Near Fine.

Hirschhorn, p. 384.


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