Somewhere in Time (Original screenplay for the 1980 film). Author: Jeannot Szwarc (director); Richard Matheson (screenwriter, novel); John Barry (composer); Christopher Reeve, Jane Seymour (starring) Title: Somewhere in Time (Original screenplay for the 1980 film) Publication: Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1979. Description: Final Draft script for the 1980 film. Copy belonging to crew member Susan Bender (the film's assistant location auditor, per IMDB), with her name in holograph ink at the top right corner of the title page.
A blend of science fiction and romance that has over time become a beloved classic. Christopher Reeve portrays a melancholy playwright who becomes fascinated with the woman in a portrait hanging in a hotel, and uses self-hypnosis to transport himself to her time. Nominated for an Academy Award. Red titled wrappers, noted as production No. 00590, dated April 24, 1979.
Title page present, noted as Final Draft, with credit for screenwriter Matheson. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound with two gold brads.
Subject: 1980s Cinema, Academy Awards, Fantasy, Film Scripts, Films with Literary Sources, Romance. Royal Books is located in the midtown area of Baltimore, Maryland. Since 1996, we have specialized in rare books and paper relating to twentieth century literature, genre fiction, the arts, and popular culture, with a particular emphasis on cinema. All books noted as First Editions are also First Printings unless indicated otherwise.
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