Get Petrosino

[Unproduced Screenplays]

Rome: Filmes Cinematografica, circa 1960s. Draft script for an unproduced film, with no screenwriter credit.

The true story of a New York detective who hunted down the Mafia in New York City in an effort to protect the Italian-American community from extortion, terror and crime. He was still called a traitor by his own community and traveled to Sicily to apprehend two assassins fleeing from New York. However, once he arrives in Sicily, he is murdered by the Mafia.

Set in New York City and Sicily.

Orange titled wrappers. Title page present. 162 leaves, with last page of text numbered 160. Carbon typescript, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound internally with two gold brads.

[Book #141518]