The Death of Ocean View Park

Unknown: Playboy Productions, 1979. Final Draft script for the television film, originally aired on ABC on October 19, 1979. Actor Martin Landau's copy, with his holograph name on the front wrapper and ink and pencil annotations throughout. Laid in with the script are a set of eleven blue revision pages, as well as ten xerographically duplicated call sheets with copied handwritten annotations.

Partygoers find themselves trapped at an amusement park besieged by a hurricane during Fourth of July festivities. The planned destruction of the actual Ocean View Park in Norfolk, VA, including its legendary roller coaster, predated the film—the amusement park was burned down and blown up over the course of production.

Set and shot on location in Norfolk, Virginia.

Yellow titled wrappers. Title page present, dated June 4, 1979, noted as FINAL DRAFT, with credits for screenwriter Barry Oringer. 122 leaves, with last page of text numbered 112. Xerographically reproduced on green stock, rectos only, with white and pink revision pages throughout, dated variously between 6/8/79 and 6/11/79. Pages Very Good, with the title page and page 34 loose from the binding, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with two gold brads.


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Price: $1,250.00