Madame Curie

Eve Curie (book)
Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Henry Travers (starring)
Mervyn LeRoy (director)
Paul Osborn, Hans Rameau (screenwriters)

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1942. Draft script for the 1943 film. Copy belonging to crew member Ramsay Hill, with his extensive manuscript pencil annotations throughout.

Based on the 1937 biography by Eve Curie. A dramatization of the shared romantic and professional lives of Nobel Prize-winning scientists Pierre and Marie Curie, cut tragically short by Pierre's untimely death in an automobile accident. The third of eight movies to pair Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon.

Set in 1890s Paris.

Housed in a green cloth binder. Goldenrod titled wrappers, noted as RESEARCH in manuscript pencil annotation on the front wrapper, dated 12-21-42, with credits for screenwriters Paul Osborn and Paul H. Rameau. Title page integral with the front wrapper, as issued. 151 leaves, with last page of text numbered 147. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only, with pink and yellow revision pages throughout, dated variously between 3-22-43 and 5-3-43. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine.


[Book #152302]