A continuity and dialogue script for Ernest Hemingway's The Killers
Mimeographed Manuscript, 174pp, 4to, n.p., August 6, 1946, bound with brads at upper margins, no wrappers as issued.
Provenance: Serendipity Books; the Richard Manney Collection.
The Killers, based on Hemingway's short story of the same name, is a classic of the noir genre, using the frame of the storytwo hit men show up in a small town to murder a former prizefighteras the starting point for a complex tale of corruption and betrayal. Anthony Veiller received screenwriting credit for the film, but Richard Brooks and John Huston also contributed.
9 x 12in