Marlon Brando: A two page autographed letter to David Lean discussing plans for 'Nostromo' signed by Marlon Brando,  dated 10th April 1989,
Lot 47
Marlon Brando: A two page autographed letter to David Lean discussing plans for 'Nostromo' signed by Marlon Brando,
dated 10th April 1989,
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,100 - 1,600

Lot Details
FILM AND TELEVISION
Marlon Brando: A two page autographed letter to David Lean discussing plans for 'Nostromo' signed by Marlon Brando,
dated 10th April 1989,
on Marlon Brando personalised headed notepaper, the two page typed letter reads...'At first reading of the script of "Nostromo", my reaction was unreservedly enthusiastic. At the second reading two weeks later, I was even more impressed with what I assume to be your collaboration with Robert Bolt in the creation of the story...Most film makers today are only interested in financial success... I don't want to sound maudlin in my praise, but I was simply delighted with the story...' he continues 'And now on to grizzly matters... The financiers have advanced me a million dollars and I am beholden to them for that amount..... and I may be facing possible lawsuits which I would dearly like to avoid but perhaps cannot...these are the unpleasant realities that at age 65 I find myself in.' Signed in black ink Marlon,
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