The Train Robbers (Original screenplay for the 1973 film). Author: Wayne, John (starring); Burt Kennedy (screenwriter, director), Ann-Margret, Rod Taylor, Ben Johnson (starring) Title: The Train Robbers (Original screenplay for the 1973 film) Publication: Burbank, CA: Batjac Productions / Warner Brothers, 1972.
Description: Revised Final script for the 1973 film. Fast-paced John Wayne train heist film, with Ann-Margret starring as a widow who needs to recover gold stolen and stashed by her late husband.
She persuades a gunhand named Lane (Wayne) to ride into Mexico with her and recover the loot. Once in Mexico, they're tailed by a large group of bandidos, and a lone horseman who seems to know their every move. Set in Mexico and shot on location there.
Red titled wrappers, rubber-stamped as FINAL on the front wrapper, with a credit for screenwriter Kennedy. Title page present, with a credit for screenwriter Kennedy. 120 leaves, several leaves photographically reproduced, remaining leaves mimeograph, with white, light green and pink revision pages throughout, dated variously between 2/21/72 and 5/16/72. Pages Fine, wrapper Near Very Fine, internally bound with two gold brads. Full pagination available upon request.
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