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    Sale 5238

    Film & Entertainment Memorabilia

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 89

    From Russia With Love, 1963

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    From Russia With Love, 1963
    261 black and white contact prints on 23 sheets, the shots taken during the production of the 1963 United Artists/Eon film From Russia With Love, showing the shooting of a number of key scenes in the film taken on location in Istanbul, London and Scotland, several unpublished shots of Sean Connery and Daniela Bianchi relaxing between takes, reading the script and talking to the director Terence Young; Daniela playing cricket with two small boys; and working on set with Lotte Lenya and the vendor, each sheet -- 10x8in. (25.4x20.3cm); three pages of dialogue for scene 37, Revised June 12th, 1963 Int. Caravanserai Room. Tatiana And Klebb, 3pp. of mimeographed typescript, used by Korda whilst working with Daniela Bianchi and Lotte Lenya in the key scene where Colonel Klebb informs Corporal Tatiana Romonova of her ...most important assignment..; three corresponding contact prints and a corresponding still; two additional stills; four sheets of Eon Productions From Russia With Love illustrated promotional stationery and three corresponding envelopes (a lot)
    The photographs in this lot are offered for sale without copyright

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    Pre-Lot Text

    The following two lots are from the collection of Anna Korda, dialogue coach responsible for instructing Daniela Bianchi in From Russia With Love; and Claudine Auger in Thunderball. In both instances Korda taught the actresses Phonetics in English, and worked as interpreter between both actresses and director Terence Young.