Ball of Fire

Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, Circa 1941. Vintage borderless reference photograph of a concentrating Gary Cooper and a seemingly enchanted (and uncredited) dance assistant Eleanor Wash, under the laconic supervision of Howard Hawks, from the 1941 film. Mimeo snipe on verso.

A group of bachelor professors living together in a New York brownstone find their research disrupted by the arrival of a vivacious nightclub performer who needs a place to hide from the police. Nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Screenplay and Best Actress for Barbara Stanwyck.

Set in New York.

7.25 x 9.25 inches. Very Good plus, with some creasing at extremities and edgewear.

National Film Registry. Byrge and Miller, The Screwball Comedy Films. Godard, Histoire(s) du cinema.


[Book #151775]

Price: $350.00