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This 1949 film is on flammable 35mm nitrate stock and deteriorating. Please help us preserve this classic comedy for Blu-ray release!
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    Promoter

    PDF download of the original 1949 "Africa Screams" pressbook with 16 pages of ads, publicity and newspaper articles.

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    PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.

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    Collector

    One (1) DVD of the restored feature.

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    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
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    Film Buff

    One (1) region free Blu-ray of the restored feature.

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    • "Supporter" credit on our website and on the DVD/Blu-ray credits.
    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
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    Autograph Collector

    One (1) limited edition signed copy of either the DVD or region free Blu-ray from producer Bob Furmanek.

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    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • "Donor" credit on our website and in the Blu-ray/DVD credits.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
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    Movie Lover

    Either one (1) DVD or one (1) region free Blu-ray of the restored feature.

    "Donor" credit on our website and on the DVD/Blu-ray credits.

    One (1) autographed copy of "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood."

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    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
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    Movie Lover Returns

    We've been able to secure a few additional copies of our book "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood" and are bringing this pledge back by popular demand.

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    • "Donor" credit on our website and in the Blu-ray/DVD credits.
    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • One (1) DVD or one (1) Blu-ray of this restored feature.
    • One (1) autographed copy of "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood."
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    Archivist

    One (1) original 78 rpm record of "Who's on First" as presented to guests at the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony in 1956.

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    • "Donor" credit on our website and in the Blu-ray/DVD credits.
    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
    • One (1) DVD and one (1) Blu-ray of the restored feature.
    • One (1) autographed copy of "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood."
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    VIP

    60 minute phone conversation with restoration producer and 3-D Film Archive CEO Bob Furmanek.

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    • "Donor" credit on our website and in the Blu-ray/DVD credits.
    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
    • One (1) DVD and one (1) Blu-ray of the restored feature.
    • One original 78 record of "Who's on First" from 1956.
    • One (1) autographed copy of "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood."
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    VIP Encore

    60 minute phone conversation with restoration producer and 3-D Film Archive CEO Bob Furmanek.

    Includes:
    • "Donor" credit on our website and in the Blu-ray/DVD credits.
    • PDF download of the original 16 page pressbook.
    • PDF download of the original set of 8 full color lobbycards.
    • One (1) DVD and one (1) Blu-ray of the restored feature.
    • One original 78 record of "Who's on First" from 1956.
    • One (1) autographed copy of "Abbott and Costello in Hollywood."
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