The Creature Walks Among Us

Universal City: Universal Studios, 1955. First Draft script for the 1956 film. With a few holograph ink annotations throughout, mostly correcting grammatical and spelling errors, and a holograph ink annotation on the front wrapper reading "File Copy."

The third and final installment in the Creature from the Black Lagoon series, and longtime Universal Pictures assistant director Arthur Sherwood's directorial debut. Having escaped from a Florida oceanarium, the Gill-man is captured by a mad scientist who turns him into an air-breather through the use of latent lungs.

Set in Florida.

Green titled wrappers, noted as FIRST DRAFT SCREENPLAY on the front wrapper, with credits for screenwriter Arthur Ross. Title page present, noted as First Draft Screenplay, with credits for screenwriter Arthur Ross. 115 leaves, with last page of text numbered 114. Carbon typescript on onionskin stock, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, with light edgewear, bound with three gold brads.

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