National Velvet

Elizabeth Taylor, Mickey Rooney, Angela Lansbury (starring)
Clarence Brown (director)
Enid Bagnold (novel)
Theodore Reeves, Helen Deutsch (screenwriters)
Donald Crisp, Anne Revere (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1944. Vintage reference photograph from the 1944 film. With manuscript ink annotation noting the title of the film on the border of the recto.

After winning a horse in a raffle, a horse-crazed twelve-year-old decides to train him for the Grand National steeplechase. Winner of two Academy Awards.

Shot on location in California.

10 x 8 inches. Very Good, with pinholes at the corner, a small chip at the bottom right edge, and bruising at the top right corner.

National Film Registry.


[Book #161511]