Top Hat

Circa 1934-1935. Rough Treatment script for the 1935 film. Almost certainly the earliest draft associated with the film, a typescript prose synopsis. Undated, but likely from either late 1934 or early 1935, as production commenced on April 8, 1935.

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers relocate to the UK for their fourth of ten outings together, the second of five films Mark Sandrich would direct.

Pink titled wrappers, noted as Rough Treatment on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped PLEASE RETURN TO RKO STORY FILES, with a credit for screenwriter Dwight Taylor. 22 leaves, with last leaf of text numbered 20. Typescript. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads with washers.


[Book #143798]

Price: $2,500.00