Home Sweet Homicide

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1946. Final script for the 1946 film.

Based on the 1944 comedic mystery novel by Craig Rice, about the children of a widowed mystery novelist attempting to solve a murder in their neighborhood with the help of a handsome police lieutenant.

Blue titled wrappers, noted as FINAL, rubber-stamped copy No. 66 and production No. 100, dated MARCH 2, 1946. Distribution page present, with receipt intact. Title page present, dated March 2, 1946, noted as Final Script, with credits for screenwriter F. Hugh Herbert. 192 leaves, with last page of text numbered 160. Mimeographed, rectos only, with blue revision pages throughout, dated variously between 3/12/46 and 5/7/46. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, slightly yapped to the fore edges, bound internally with three gold brads.

[Book #146888]

Price: $1,450.00