N.p. N.p., 1987. Shooting script for the 1988 film. Presentation copy belonging to actress Ricki Lake, with her holograph annotations throughout, and xerographically duplicated inscriptions to Lake (as intended when the script was bound) from director John Waters, actors Divine, Shawn Thompson, Debbie Harry, Pia Zadora, and others bound in before the script. With several production documents bound in after the script, including a 34-page shooting schedule, call sheets, contact information for cast and crew, and maps of Baltimore.
Cult independent director John Waters' most enduring film, following a kindhearted, "pleasantly plump" teenager who becomes an overnight sensation on a local television dance show, and subsequently uses her newfound fame to speak out in support of integration.
Set and shot on location in Baltimore, Maryland.
Black full leather binding with gilt titles and rule, and Lake's name to the bottom right corner of the front wrapper. Title page present, dated 1987, noted as Shooting Script, with credits for director John Waters. 89 leaves, with last page of text numbered 93. Xerographic duplication, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Near Fine, with perfect binding. With a small label to the bottom right corner of the inside front wrapper, noting custom binding by Ronnie Gousman.