Bus Riley's Back in Town

Universal City: Universal City Studios, Circa 1965. Final Draft script for the 1965 film. With holograph notations in pencil and ink throughout, presumably by actor Chet Stratton, as the notations are all related to the character "Benji" played by him in the film.

A young man returns from three years in the Navy only to find himself jobless and abandoned by his former girlfriend. Based on an original screenplay by noted playwright William Inge (who was credited under his own name here, but in the film itself under the psuedonym Walter Gage), and reputedly his last work prior to his death.

Red titled wrappers, noted as FINAL SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper. Title page present, noted as FINAL SCREENPLAY, with credits for screenwriter William Inge. 127 leaves, with last page of text numbered 122. Eye-rest green stock, mimeograph, rectos only, with blue and pink revision pages throughout, dated variously between 3/3/64 and 3/23/64. Pages Very Good plus with light fading, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with three gold brads.

[Book #145975]

Price: $450.00