Colossus: The Forbin Project

Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1968. Second Revised Final script for the 1970 film.

A Cold War-era science fiction film in the vein of Kubrick's "Dr. Strangelove," in which US and USSR supercomputers join forces to create either world peace or, if crossed, world destruction. When cast, actor Eric Braeden was asked to change his birthname from Hans Gudegast, as it was considered too German for American audiences.

Shot on location in California and Italy.

Yellow titled wrappers, noted as second revised final draft on the front wrapper, production No. 02028, dated 11/13/68 and 11/22/68. 122 leaves, with last page of text numbered 121. Mechanically reproduced on eye-rest green stock, with blue revision pages throughout. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus bound with two gold brads.

Weldon 1983.

[Book #140655]

Price: $825.00