Bring Back the Dead

Jack Lewis (screenwriter)

N.p. N.p., circa 1967. Draft script for an unproduced film. Laid in is a letter dated February 16, 1967, from Elizabeth Leeson, secretary of Leon Mirelli, returning the screenplay to Ilse Lahn, as well as 15 on-set photographs housed in an envelope.

During the Korean War, a group of marines are pinned down behind enemy lines in a remote village where the only survivor is a widowed Korean woman and her child. Chaos descends as the soldiers find their radio is broken, they are running out of supplies, and they are slowly being picked off by snipers.

Set in Korea.

Yellow untitled wrappers. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Jack Lewis. 103 leaves, with last page of text numbered 101. Ribbon copy typescript. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound internally with three gold brads.

[Book #140880]