Body and Soul

Robert Rossen (director)
Abraham Polonsky (screenwriter)
John Garfield, Lilli Palmer, Hazel Brooks, Anne Revere (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1947. Vintage linen backed keybook photograph of cinematographer James Wong Howe, actress Lilli Palmer, and members of the crew on the set of the 1947 film noir. Manuscript annotations on the verso.

Considered by many to be amongst the best boxing films of all time as well as one of the great 1940s noirs. "Body and Soul" tells the story of a man who became a successful boxer to support himself and his mother after his father is killed, but who realizes that he has slowly lost his integrity somewhere along the way. Winner of an Academy Award and nominated for two others.

Shot on location in New York City.

10 x 8 inches. Near Fine.

Grant US. Selby Canon US. Silver Classic Noir. Spicer US.

[Book #145154]