Work is a Four-Letter [Four Letter] Word

David Warner, Elizabeth Spriggs, Alan Howard (starring)
Peter Hall (director)
Jeremy Brooks (screenwriter)
Henry Livings (play)

London: Cavalcade Films, 1967. Draft script for the 1968 British film. Copy belonging to an unknown crew member, with their annotations in manuscript ink on the title page and three pages of the script.

Based on the 1964 play "Eh?" by Henry Livings. A satire about a man who takes a low-level job at a large, ultramodern corporation in order to grow psychedelic mushrooms in the company's boiler room. Actress Elizabeth Spriggs' film debut.

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Shot on location in London and Birmingham.

Red untitled wrappers with a die-cut title window in the British style. Title page present, dated January 18, 1967, with credits for screenwriter Jeremy Brooks and playwright Henry Livings. 183 leaves, with last page of text numbered 109. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only, with undated blue and pink revision pages laid in throughout. Pages and wrapper Very Good plus, pages slightly yapped at the fore-edges, bound internally with two silver brads.


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