Posted by vp19 on 2015.06.20 at 12:48
Current mood: ecstatic
Carole Lombard’s lone foray into horror, 1933’s “Supernatural,” was one movie she had little enjoyment making, but many fans of the genre give it high marks. In fact, a lobby card from the film is now up for auction:
This is part of an auction from Calabasas, Calif.-based Profiles in History and will take place June 29. It’s officially known as “Day 1: Morris Everett, Jr. The Auction Part I,” and most of the items are from the silent and early sound era, with an emphasis on horror and science fiction. In fact, the most valuable item, with a minimum bid of $20,000, is this lobby card from the 1926 classic “Metropolis”:
In contrast, the “Supernatural” card has an opening bid of $1,000, with a value of $1,000-$1,500. It’s considered in excellent condition. To learn more about that card, visithttp://www.ebay.com/itm/Carole-Lombard-lobby-card-for-Supernatural-Lot-469-/111684275672?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item1a00e6cdd8.
To check out the entire collection, go to http://www.ebay.com/clt/collectibles-live-events/day-1-morris-everett-jr-the-auction-part-i-567141.