Bonhams ‘Turner Classic Movies (TCM) Presents… There’s No Place Like Hollywood’ Auction to be Held in New York on November 25th

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Later this month, Bonhams will be holding their follow-up to last years, "What Dreams Are Made Of: A Century of Movie Magic at Auction as Curated by Turner Classic Movies".  On November 24th, again in conjunction with Turner Classic Movies, they will host the "TCM Presents... There's No Place Like Hollywood" live auction  New York (and simulcast in Los Angeles) on November … [Read more...]

Bonhams ‘What Dreams Are Made Of : A Century of Movie Magic at Auction as Curated by Turner Classic Movies (TCM)’ Simulcast Auction to be Held in New York on November 25th

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Bonhams will be holding a special event next month, "What Dreams Are Made Of: A Century of Movie Magic at Auction as Curated by Turner Classic Movies" (auction 21427).  The live auction will be held in New York (and simulcast in Los Angeles) on November 25th.  Put together in conjunction with Turner Classic Movies, it "will feature over 300 of the finest and most important … [Read more...]

New Exhibition Opening Today at EMP Museum – “Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film”

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The EMP Museum (Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame) in Seattle, Washington has a new exhibition starting today.  The exhibit, "Can't Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film", features original movie props and interactive experiences for visitors of the museum. … [Read more...]

‘Save The Dress’ Campaign Update: Policy Changed to Allow Refunds if Bid to Win Marilyn Monroe ‘Seven Year Itch’ Dress at Auction Fails

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On May 18th, the Original Prop Blog reported on a campaign to collect funds from the public to bid on and attempt to win at auction the famous "subway dress" worn by Marilyn Monroe, offered for sale next month by Profiles in History as part of their Debbie Reynolds auction (see ‘Save The Dress’ Campaign to Crowdsource Funds from Public for Marilyn Monroe ‘Seven Year Itch’ Dress … [Read more...]

‘Save The Dress’ Campaign to Crowdsource Funds from Public for Marilyn Monroe ‘Seven Year Itch’ Dress Auction; “Refund of Contributions… Impractical”

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Today a company called inQuicity, owned and operated by another company called Double-Take Tours, launched their "nationwide SAVE-THE-DRESS campaign to acquire the coveted white dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in 'The Seven Year Itch'".  One of the highlights offered at auction by Profiles in History in their Debbie Reynolds auction next month, the company has launched a website … [Read more...]