1947 · Universal City, CA
One of the most successful adaptations of a Broadway drama to film during the 1940s, based on the 1947 play by Arthur Miller. Edward G. Robinson stars as a business owner who knowingly sold defective parts to the military during World War II, resulting in the deaths of many pilots. A young Lancaster plays his son, who discovers the truth and makes the painful decision to bring it to light.
Green titled wrappers, stamped FIRST DRAFT CONTINUITY on the front wrapper, rubber-stamped project No. 7534, and dated July 24, 1947 (corrected in holograph pencil from July 1, 1947). Title page present, with credits for playwright Miller and screenwriter Erskine. 152 leaves, carbon typescript. Pages and wrapper Near Fine, bound with three gold brads.
Selby US. Spicer US. (Inventory #: 122575)