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That Obscure Object of Desire [Cet obscur objet du desir] (Original photograph from the 1977 film)

By Bunuel, Luis (director, screenwriter); Pierre Louys (novel); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter); Fernando Rey, Carole Bouquet, Angela Molina, Julien Bertheau, Andre Weber (starring)

Paris: Greenwich Film Productions, 1977. Vintage borderless photograph of Fernando Rey and Carole Bouquet from the 1977 film. With holograph notations and an agency stamp on the verso. Based on the 1898 novel "Le femme et le patin" ("The Woman and the Puppet") by Pierre Louys, about the tempestuous relationship between a wealthy, middle aged Frenchman and a poor, young Spanish dancer. The woman is played by both Carole Bouquet and Angela Molina interchangeably, demonstrating the character's mercurial nature, a decision Bunuel came to in desperation after original actress Maria Schneider proved a poor fit, but that ultimately helped define the film as one of his late masterpieces. Nominated for both a Best Foreign Language and Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar. 11.5 x 7.75 inches (29.2 x 19.6 cm). Near Fine. Criterion Collection 143. Rosenbaum 1000. Schrader 33. Weldon 1996.

$350.00

The Go-Between (Original photograph from set of the 1971 film)

By Losey, Joseph (director); L.P. Hartley (novel); Harold Pinter (screenwriter); Julie Christie, Alan Bates (starring)

Culver City, CA: Columbia, 1971. Vintage photograph showing director Joseph Losey and screenwriter Harold Pinter on an outdoor location from the 1971 film. With the stamp of French magazine "Telecine" and a holograph notation with the film's French title on the verso, . Based on the 1953 novel by L.P. Hartley, about a the forbidden love between an engaged aristocrat and a local farmer, who use a teenage boy to deliver messages to each other. Winner of the Palm d'Or at Cannes, and nominated for a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for Margaret Leighton. The third of three collaborations between Losey and Pinter. Set in the English countryside, and shot on location in Norfolk and Herefordshire, England. 8 x 10 inches (20 x 25 cm). Near Fine. Vogel, Film as Subversive Art.

$375.00

Wonderwall (Original photograph from the 1968 film)

By Massot, Joe (director); Gerard Brach, Guillermo Cabrera Infante (screenwriters); Jack MacGowran, Jane Birkin, Irene Handl, Richard Wattis (starring)

United Kingdom: Alan Clore Films, 1968. Vintage borderless photograph of the bottom half of Jane Birkin (with Jean Harlow and Greta Garbo looking on) from the 1968 film. With holograph notations on the verso. The absent minded professor Oscar Collins (Jack MacGowran) follows a beam of light coming through his wall to find his next door neighbor, Penny Lane, a model, and her photographer boyfriend (Ian Quarrier) having a photo shoot. He becomes lost in his observations and half dreams as his infatuation for Penny grows. Famous for its psychedelic visuals and George Harrison soundtrack. The film premiered at the 1968 Cannes Film Festival and eventually made its way to the American midnight movie circuit in the 1970's. Shot on location in London, England. 7 x 5 inches (17.75 x 12.7 cm). Near Fine. Weldon 1996.

$250.00

Kings Of The Road (Original photograph from the set of the 1976 film)

By Wenders, Wim (director, screenwriter); Rudiger Vogler, Hanns Zischler, Lisa Kreuzer, Rudolph Schundler, Marquard Bohm (starring)

N.p.: N.p., 1976. Vintage borderless photograph of director Wim Wenders and cinematographer Robby Muller on the set of the 1976 film. Bruno Winter (Rudiger Vogler) is a film projection repair man on the Western side of the East German border. He meets Robert Lander (Hanns Zischler), a depressed doctor who has just broken up with his wife. Robert joins Bruno in his travels from theater to theater around East Germany where they encounter an array of distraught characters. Winner of the FIPRESCI Prize at the Cannes Film Festival. Set in East and West Germany, and shot on location there in: Saxony, the island of Bacharach, Bavaria, and Hessen. 9.5 x 7 inches (24 x 17.75 cm). Near Fine. Criterion Collection 816.

$225.00

The Creatures (Original photograph from the 1966 film)

By Varda, Agnes (director, screenwriter); Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli (starring)

Paris: Parc Film, 1966. Vintage borderless photograph of director Agnes Varda and actor Catherine Deneuve on the set of the 1966 film. With a mimeo snipe on the verso. A writer and his pregnant wife, mute from a car accident, move to a remote village while he works on a novel. Fantasy and reality, fact and fiction, begin to blend together as he transforms the villagers into characters in his story. In his 1969 review, Roger Ebert called The Creatures "a complex and nearly hypnotic study of the way fact is made into fiction. It seems to operate on many levels, but in fact it operates on only one, illustrating how fantasy, reality and style are simultaneously kept suspended in the mind of a creative writer." 5 x 7 inches (13 x 18 cm). Near Fine.

$150.00

Murder on the Orient Express (Original photograph from the 1974 film)

By Lumet, Sidney (director); Agatha Christie (novel); Paul Dehn (screenwriter); Albert Finney (starring)

UK: EMI, 1974. Vintage photograph from the 1974 film, showing director Sidney Lumet hanging onto a train on location at a rail station, along with members of the cast on the platform. Based on the 1934 novel by Agatha Christie, which finds her series detective Hercule Poirot investigating a murder aboard a train, with the suspects portrayed by a who's who of Hollywood stars. Ingrid Bergman won a Best Supporting Actress Academy Award, and the film was nominated for five more, including Best Actor for Albert Finney and Best Adapted Screenplay. Remade in 2017, directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh. 10 x 8 inches (25 x 20 cm). Light crease to the upper left corner, overall Near Fine.

$350.00

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven (First Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

By Alexie, Sherman

New York: Atlantic Monthy Press, 1993. First Edition. First Edition. Warmly INSCRIBED on the title page by Alexie to fellow author Chris Offutt. Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and one of the twenty best authors of fiction named in 1996 by Granta magazine. He has also written for popular television shows and national publications, has been visiting faculty at numerous institutions including the Iowa Writer's Workshop, and has received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and others. Spine ends lightly bumped, affecting both book and jacket, with just a hint of fading to the yellow on the jacket spine, else Fine in a Fine dust jacket.

$30.00

The Chasers [Les Draguers] (Original photograph from the 1959 film)

By Mocky, Jean-Pierre (director, screenwriter); Jean-Charles Pinchon, Louis Sapin (screenwriters); Jacques Charrier, Charles Aznavour, Anouk Aimee (starring)

Paris: Les Films Fernand Rivers, 1959. Vintage photograph of director Jean-Pierre Mocky behind a camera on the set of his 1959 directorial debut. Two young men wander around Paris attempting to pick up women. 6.75 x 5.5 inches (17 x 14 cm). Near Fine.

$150.00

The Deer Pasture (Signed First Edition)

By Bass, Rick

College Station, TX: Texas AandM Press, 1985. First Edition. First Edition. SIGNED by the Rick Bass on the title page. The author's first book. From the collection of author Chris Offutt. Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and one of the twenty best authors of fiction named in 1996 by Granta magazine. He has also written for popular television shows and national publications, has been visiting faculty at numerous institutions including the Iowa Writer's Workshop, and has received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and others. Spine ends lightly bumped, affecting both book and jacket, with only the lightest hint of fading to the delicate orange ink on the jacket spine, else Fine and unread in a Fine, price clipped dust jacket, as is commonly found.

$25.00

Mary and O'Neil (First Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

By Cronin, Justin

New York: Dial Press, 2001. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Cronin on the title page to fellow author Chris Offutt: "2-16-01 / To Chris -- With appreciation, thanks, and friendship." Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and one of the twenty best authors of fiction named in 1996 by Granta magazine. He has also written for popular television shows and national publications, has been visiting faculty at numerous institutions including the Iowa Writer's Workshop, and has received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and others. Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.

$50.00

Entr'acte (Original photograph from the 1924 film)

By Clair, Rene (director); Erik Satie (composer)

Paris: Ballets Suedois, 1924. Vintage borderless double weight photographs from the 1924 Dadaist short film. Originally produced to be shown as the literal entr'acte for the 1924 ballet "Relache" by Francis Picabia, with music by Erik Satie, and featured cameos by Picabia, Satie, Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Jean Borlin, Georges Auric, and director Rene Clair. 4.5 x 3.25 inches (11 x 8 cm). Near Fine with deckled edges.

$225.00

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Original photograph from the 1964 film)

By Demy, Jacques (director, screenwriter); Michel Legrand (composer); Catherine Deneuve, Nino Castelnuovo (starring)

Paris: Parc Film, 1964. Vintage borderless press photograph of actor Catherine Deneuve and composer Michel Legrand at the awards ceremony for the Louis Delluc Prize, given to the best French film of the year, which "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" received in 1964. With the stamps of ADP press agency and a French-language mimeo snipe on the verso. In addition to that award, the film won the Palme d'Or and two other prizes at the 1964 Cannes Film Festival, and was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Foreign Language Film, Best Original Screenplay, and the first three nominations of Legrand's storied career as a composer. . Shot on location in Cherbourg, France. 5 x 7 inches (13 x 18 cm). Very Good plus. Criterion Collection 716. Godard, Histoires du cinema.

$175.00

The Curse Of The Werewolf (Original photograph from the 1961 film)

By Fisher, Terence (director); Guy Endore (novel); Anthony Hinds (screenwriter); Clifford Evans, Oliver Reed, Yvonne Romain (starring)

London: Hammer Films, 1961. Vintage photograph from the 1961 film. With holograph notations on the verso. Based on the 1933 novel "The Werewolf Of Paris" by Guy Endore. Set in Eighteenth Century Spain. A child is adopted by a wealthy man and his maid who learn years later that he is in fact a werewolf whose only chance of breaking the curse that keeps him so is to be loved by a woman for himself. Shot on location in Buckinghamshire and Surrey, England. 8 x 10 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). Near Fine. Weldon 1983.

$250.00

Original photograph of Nat "King" Cole, circa 1964

By Cole, Nat "King" (subject)

N.p.: N.p., 1964. Vintage photograph of Nat "King" Cole, circa 1964, dressed for departure. With holograph notations on the verso. 8 x 10 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). Near Fine.

$325.00

Commando Cody: Zombies Of The Stratosphere (Original photograph from the 1952 film)

By Brannon, Fred C. (director); Ronald Davidson (screenwriter); Judd Holdren, Aline Towne, Wilson Wood, Lane Bradford, Stanley Waxman (starring)

North Hollywood: Republic Pictures, 1952. Vintage photograph from the 1952 film. With holograph notations on the verso. Martians invade Earth with plans to build a Hydrogen bomb that will blast Earth out of its orbit so that Mars can take its place and thrive closer to the sun. Larry Martin (Judd Holdren), leader of the Inter-Planetary Patrol investigates the Martian invaders in his jet-powered rocket suit . 10 x 8 inches (25.5 x 20.5 cm). Near Fine. Weldon 96.

$125.00

The Phantom of Liberty (Original photograph from the 1974 film)

By Bunuel, Luis (director); Jean-Claude Carriere (screenwriter); Adriana Asti, Julien Bertheau, Jean-Claude Brialy (starring)

Paris: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1974. Vintage borderless photograph showing director Luis Bunuel (wearing badass sunglasses) and producer Serge Silberman conferring during the shooting of the 1974 film. A non-linear surrealist satire of Bunuel's usual targets, in this case bourgeois morality and class-based societal structures. 9.5 x 6.5 inches (24 x 17 cm). Near Fine. Criterion Collection 290. Rosenbaum 1000.

$300.00

Original photograph of Merce Cunningham, 1970

By Cunningham, Merce (subject)

N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage borderless photograph of Merce Cunningham, 1970. With holograph notations and an agency stamp on the verso. 7 x 9.25 inches (17.75 x 24 cm) Near Fine.

$325.00

Zabriskie Point (Collection of five original reference photographs from the 1970 film)

By Antonioni, Michelangelo (director, screenwriter); Franco Rossetti, Sam Shepard, Tonino Guerra, Clare Peploe (screenwriters); Mark Frechette, Daria Halprin (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1970. Collection of five vintage reference photographs from the 1970 film. Four of the photographs have been trimmed, three with partially trimmed mimeo snipes on the verso, Antonioni's great American experiment, and the only film the director ever made in the United States, written for the screen by a young Sam Shepard. Though made from an Italian's perspective, the film stands today as a great visual statement on the American West in the late 1960s, rampant consumerism, and the hippie zeitgeist. Photographs various sizes between 7 x 5.5 and 10 x 8 inches (18 x 14 and 25 x 20 cm). Near Fine. Godard, Histoires du cinema. Rosenbaum 1000. Weldon 1996.

$625.00

Rape (Original advertising flyer for the 1976 film)

By Iglesias, Miguel as M.I. Bonns (director, screenwriter); Enrique Josa (screenwriter); Nadiuska, Ramiro Oliveros, Gil Vidal, Luis Induni (starring)

Spain: Profilmes, 1976. Original glossy, full color, two sided advertising flyer for international release of the 1976 film, featuring a synopsis in English, French and Spanish. Two friends travel to a remote village to investigate the mysterious death of a friend, only to uncover a possible supernatural explanation in a young woman the villagers claim is a witch. 8.25 x 11.5 inches (21 x 29 cm). Near Fine.

$75.00

Go Now (First Edition, inscribed to author Chris Offutt)

By Hell, Richard

New York: Scribner, 1996. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Hell on the title page to fellow author Chris Offutt: "For Chris from his homeboy Richard 2/3/00." The author's first book. From the collection of author Chris Offutt. Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs, and one of the twenty best authors of fiction named in 1996 by Granta magazine. He has also written for popular television shows and national publications, has been visiting faculty at numerous institutions including the Iowa Writer's Workshop, and has received awards from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and others. One corner lightly bumped, affecting both book and jacket, else Fine and unread in a Fine dust jacket.

$25.00

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