The Brides of Fu Manchu

Christopher Lee, Douglas Wilmer, Heinz Drache (starring)
Sax Rohmer (characters)
Don Sharp (director)
Harry Alan Towers as Peter Welbeck (screenwriter)

London: Fu Manchu Films Ltd, 1965. Revised Draft script for the 1966 film, with line annotations in manuscript red pencil throughout, and one annotation in manuscript ink.

Based on the Fu Manchu novel series by Sax Rohmer. The second of five films in producer Harry Alan Towers' Fu Manchu series, starring Christopher Lee as the legendary supervillian. Preceded by "The Face of Fu Manchu" (1965), and followed by "The Vengeance of Fu Manchu" (1967), "The Blood of Fu Manchu" (1968), and "The Castle of Fu Manchu" (1969). Fu and his henchmen kidnap the beautiful daughters of prominent scientists, demanding the scientists help in building a death ray to take over the world, but his archenemy, Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard, is determined to foil Fu's plans.

Set in and shot on location in London.

Tan titled wrappers. Title page present, dated 28th December, 1965, noted as Revised, with credits for screenwriter Peter Welbeck. 124 leaves, with last page of text numbered 126. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with a prong binding.

Indicator 202.

[Book #156743]