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I’ve lived my nerd life wrong since I will not be able to bit on Indiana Jones’ Bullwhip or MY Superman aka Christopher Reeves tights in the Prop Store auction Tuesday, September 26th! If you are in London you can enjoy the exhibition of 300 auction lot open to the public until the auction at the BFI IMAX in Waterloo, London. Everyone else can enjoy watching the auction live streamed as we watch our childhood sold to private collectors never to be seen again <wah> Registration and bidding is now open. If you have the money you can bid online at www.propstore.com/liveauction, over the phone or in person and if your lucky maybe you can find something that’s in your price range.
INDIANA JONES’ ICONIC BULLWHIP & SCARFACE “SAY HELLO TO MY LITTLE FRIEND” PAINTING TO BE SOLD IN £3M AUCTION
Indiana Jones’ bullwhip and Scarface painting are amongst 600 lots of movie memorabilia in upcoming London auction on Tuesday 26th September 2017
- Harrison Ford’s bullwhip from Steven Spielberg’s Academy Award-winning adventure sequel Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is estimated to sell for between £50,000 – 70,000
- This iconic piece of film history will be sold alongside props and costumes from some of cinema’s most legendary movies including James Bond and Scarface, with the hand-painted Tony Montana portrait estimated at £30,000 – 50,000
- Prop Store’s Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction will feature a collection of film memorabilia worth over £2-3 million
- A free public preview exhibition presenting over 300 auction lots is now open until Tuesday 26th September at the BFI IMAX in Waterloo, London
Stephen Lane, Prop Store CEO, commented on the upcoming auction – “Indiana Jones is without a doubt one of the biggest movie legends of all time, and we’re very excited to be featuring his bullwhip from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade in our upcoming live auction. In addition to Indy’s whip, we’ve got a whole host of iconic props and costumes including a painting of Al Pacino and Michelle Pfeiffer from Scarface which is complete with bullet holes! These great items and hundreds more will go under the hammer at Prop Store’s Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction on 26th September 2017 at London’s BFI IMAX proudly presented by ODEON.”
The Prop Store Live Auction will feature props and costumes from cinema classics including:
- James Bond’s (Roger Moore) Royal Navy Cap from The Spy Who Loved Me. Estimate £5k – 7k
- Tony Montana’s (Al Pacino) Green Card from Scarface. Estimate £10k – 15k
- Superman’s (Christopher Reeve) Flying Tunic from Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. Estimate £8k – 10k
- Pete ‘Maverick’ Mitchell’s (Tom Cruise) Flight Suit from Top Gun. Estimate £20k – 30k
The auction will be live-streamed online for fans to track the bidding on auction day. A free preview exhibition will be open to the public in the run up to the auction showcasing over 300 lots from the upcoming auction. Movie fans and collectors alike will be able to see these incredible pieces of movie history up-close.
Registration and bidding is now open. Bids can be placed online at www.propstore.com/liveauction, over the phone or in person.
The free exhibition is now open to the public at the BFI IMAX, Waterloo, London, England SE1 8XR from 10:00am to 9:30pm, until Tuesday 26th September 2017. Prop Store’s Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction, in partnership with the BFI IMAX proudly presented by ODEON, will also take place at the BFI IMAX Waterloo on Tuesday 26th September from 12:00pm.
If you are looking for a site to buy multiple geek gifts check out Factory Entertainment that carries a variety of gifts that can fit any budget.
Get your passport out and head to London for major 007 fantasy of seeing original James Bond Vehicles .. Carporn!!!!
AN EXCITING NEW FAMILY EXHIBITION
Tickets will be available at the venue box office daily from 21.03.14, however, we are expecting the opening weekends to be extremely busy. To avoid the queues and potentially any disappointment due to demand, please purchase your tickets in advance [available now]. *Please check website for special event announcements as these may result in the Museum being closed.
Who’s your favorite James Bond 007? Mine is Roger Moore the James Bond I grew up so suave, sexy and of course the charming accent <sigh>
I’m excited to celebrate 50 years of Bond at SDCC
You can figure that out with the release of the Bond 50 Blue-Ray collection that will be released on September 25, 2012 and if you pre-order the set at Comic-Con you’ll get an exclusive limited edition Bond 50th Anniversary t-shirt! You can’t beat that with an Aston Martin! Wonder why I mentioned Aston Martin WELL if your in San Diego from July 11 – 15, 2012 you’ll get to sit your tush in one of the famous vehicles featured in past Bond 007 Films. Each day will have a new vehicle as well as props from the Bond archives from all 50 years of the iconic franchise! Make sure you visit booth #3528 daily so that you are able to take a photo with the vehicle (of the day) and have it uploaded instantly to your social media profile with RFID technology!
I wonder which of the iconic cars will be in attendance? They could be anything from an Aston Martin to Jaguar (see list of vehicles with movies).
BOND 50 features all 22 classic films on Blu-ray neatly packaged into one cool, sleek collectable box-set. The collection marks the debut of nine James Bond films previously unavailable in high definition Blu-ray and comes with a dossier of more than 122 hours of bonus features.
MGM and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center