When Time Ran Out [The Day the World Ended]

Los Angeles: International Cinema, 1976. Revised Treatment script for the 1980 disaster film. Partially erased holograph pencil notation ("444") on front wrapper.

Based on the 1969 novel "The Day the World Ended" by Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan-Witts detailing the 1902 volcanic eruption of Mount Pelée on Martinique. The Master of Disaster, Irwin Allen's, final film which reunited Newman and Holden who had been in "The Towering Inferno" and reuniting Borgnine and Buttons from "The Poseidon Adventure." Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Costume Design (Paul Zastupnevich).

Set in Kalaleu, Polynesia, with hotel scenes shot on location in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Yellow titled wrappers, noted as Revised Treatment on the front wrapper, dated September 1976, with credits for writer Carl Foreman and produced by Irwin Allen and Warner Bros. Title page present, dated September 10, 1976, noted as Final Revised, with credits for writer Carl Foreman. 114 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 117. Photographically reproduced, with revision pages throughout, dated 9/8/76. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

Weldon 1983.


[Book #143048]

Price: $500.00