Beneath the Planet of the Apes [Planet of the Apes Revisited]

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox / APJAC Productions, 1968. First Draft script for the 1970 film, here under the working title "Planet of the Apes Revisited."

The second and decidedly the most bizarre of the wildly popular five-film series begun with 1968’s The Planet of the Apes, about a group of astronauts searching for the crew from the original film, only to discover mutated telepathic humans living in the ruins of the New York subway and worshipping a planet destroying nuclear bomb. We told you it was bizarre.

Set in outer space and shot on location in Calabasas, CA and Cantil, CA.

Orange titled wrappers, noted as FIRST DRAFT SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper, dated DECEMBER 20, 1968. Title page present, dated December 20, 1968, noted as FIRST DRAFT SCREENPLAY, with credits for screenwriter Paul Dehn. 125 leaves, with last page of text numbered 108. Mimeographed, rectos only, with blue revision pages throughout, dated 2/3/69. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.

[Book #145837]

Price: $675.00