Arson for Hire [48 Hours to Kill]

Glendale, CA: William F. Broidy Productions / Allied Artists, 1958. Draft script for the 1959 film noir. Holograph pencil and ink notation indicating copy belonging to actress Lyn Thomas with substantive notes on dialogue and wardrobe throughout. Shooting schedule leaves bound in and laid in scene break down of costume.

Arson squad investigator Johnny Broderick and his partner Ben Howard investigate a warehouse fire, and find evidence of arson.

Set in and shot on location in Los Angeles.

Red titled wrappers, rubber-stamped copy No. 31, with "Aug 1958" noted in holograph ink below the title. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Tom Hubbard. 113 leaves, with last page of text numbered 88, and 13 shooting schedule leaves. Mimeograph duplication, with blue, green, and pink revision pages throughout. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

Selby Us. Spicer US.

[Book #142712]

Price: $475.00