N.p. N.p., Circa 1948. Draft carbon typescript screenplay for an unproduced film.
Screenwriter Eliot Gibbons worked at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Republic Studios for most of his career. He was best known for his aviation pictures, most notably "Storm Over the Andes" (1935), "Flight at Midnight" (1939), and "Sky Raiders" (1941).
While hiding out from his wife and business associates at a seedy hotel, a millionaire who has recently lost his fortune falls in love with a troubled young woman.
Set in postwar Chicago and Los Angeles.
Housed in a quarter-leather clamshell box.
Green titled wrappers, with the label of Paul Kohner Agency affixed to the front wrapper, with credits for screenwriters Jean Renoir and Eliot Gibbons. Title page present, undated, with credits for screenwriters Jean Renoir and Eliot Gibbons. 144 leaves, with last page of text numbered 143. Carbon typescript on onionskin stock, rectos only. Pages Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound with three gold brads.