In preparing for the cream of the crop 85th annual awards show, Premiere Props just announced that they will be auctioning off over 1000 Hollywood costumes and props including several from films that have been nominated for Academy Awards including SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, DJANGO UNCHAINED, THE GODFATHER, INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS, MARY POPPINS, TRUE GRIT and CAST AWAY at their Hollywood Extravaganza IX. In addition, there are items from Academy Award winners and nominees including Russell Crowe, Brad Pitt, Hilary Swank, Kathy Bates and more.
The Hollywood Extravaganza IX will take place on Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3 at Premiere Props’ headquarters in El Segundo, CA beginning at 11am PT, with a preview from 9-11am PT each day.
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK – items including Bradley Cooper’s running costume; costumes from Jennifer Lawrence and the copy of A Farewell to Arms that Bradley Cooper throws out his parent’s window.
DJANGO UNCHAINED – items include several of the pistols used by Jamie Foxx.
THE GODFATHER – screen used accordion in the Las Vegas scene.
INGLORIOUS BASTERDS – screen used playing card.
MARY POPPINS – original production drawings.
CAST AWAY – Tom Hanks’ sweater when he is washed ashore after the plane crash.
TRUE GRIT – Jeff Bridges screen worn hat including his one-of-a-kind custom hat block signed by the Master Hatter
3:10 TO YUMA – Russell Crowe’s “Hand of God” Colt Single Action Army 4 ¾” live-fire
A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT – Brad Pitt’s khaki pants
P.S. I LOVE YOU – Hilary Swank and Kathy Bates’ costumes
NATIONAL TREASURE – Nicolas Cage’s screen worn Luros watch.
Fans can starting bidding now, placing bids online at http://www.icollector.com/ and http://www.liveauctioneers.com or calling to set up phone bidding with a Premiere Props representative. Collectors can place proxy bids until the Hollywood Extravaganza IX Auction goes LIVE at 11am PT on March 2.
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