The Lady Vanishes: A script, Gainsborough Pictures, The Gaumont British Picture Corporation Ltd., 1938,

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Lot 2
The Lady Vanishes: A script,
Gainsborough Pictures, The Gaumont British Picture Corporation Ltd., 1938,

Sold for £ 375 (US$ 478) inc. premium
The Lady Vanishes: A script,
Gainsborough Pictures, The Gaumont British Picture Corporation Ltd., 1938,
mimeographed typescript, title page with production credits, orange card covers with metal fastening, missing front cover

Footnotes

  • The Lady Vanishes was Hitchcock's last British film until the 1970s; he relocated to Hollywood soon after its release. The Lady Vanishes was widely successful, and confirmed Hitchcock's future in Hollywood cinema. The British Film Institute ranked it the 35th 'Best British film of the 20th century'. In 2017 it was also ranked the 31st 'Best British film ever'.

    Provenance:
    Given to the vendor by his friend Peter Manley (1924–2009) who was a film production manager and assistant director for numerous productions.
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It has come to our attention that Lot 133 of the Entertainment Memorabilia auction contained a number of photographs taken and owned by David Bailey. One of these photographs featuring Mick Jagger taken through a fish eye lens was reproduced on the cover of the auction catalog and on our website. We have removed those photographs from the Lot and changed the catalog cover and our website

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