Lot #1054
The Godfather

One-of-a-kind continuity book from The Godfather

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Estimate: $2500+

Description

One-of-a-kind continuity book from The Godfather

Unique continuity photo album used in the production of The Godfather I, containing 55 snapshots, 4.25 x 3.25, of sets and scenes taken as references to preserve continuity during filming. Among the images are: the aftermath of the restaurant scene in which Michael Corleone shoots Sollozzo and McCluskey; several outdoor and exterior scenes; four cars from the rear, labeled “Michael’s Car,” “Clemenza,” “Buttonman’s Car,” and “Lampone”; four showing Marlon Brando as Vito Corleone in the hospital; one of an indoor scene featuring Brando, Robert Duvall, James Caan, Richard Castellano, and Abe Vigoda; two showing Al Pacino at dinner; and various other subjects. In overall fine condition. This book was originally obtained by the owner of a warehouse in which a scene from The Godfather was shot.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs And Artifacts Featuring Animation
  • Dates: #479 - Ended July 13, 2016