MIDNIGHT COWBOY (1969) Screenplay by Waldo Salt / Based on a novel by James Leo Herlihy$1,500.00
[New York}: Jerome Hellman Productions, [ca. 1969]. Vintage original film script, quarto, no wrappers, mimeograph, brad bound, 113 pp. One page with a page numbered circled in an unknown hand, the number “45” written neatly in ink at top left of title page, ABOUT FINE.
Director John Schlesinger’s film, winner of the 1970 Best Picture Oscar, a cornerstone of the then-burgeoning New American Cinema movement — a story of the friendship between a Texas cowboy working as a gigolo in New York and a con artist.