Superman III, Superman the Movie
Four Prop Newspapers
Categories: Movie Props, Newspapers
Date Sold: 22/08/1970
Original (4) prop newspapers. From Superman: The Movie: prop The Metropolis Times newspaper with headline “Live Warheads Used On Twin Missile Test” and prototype New York Times paper with “Blue Bomb Buzzes Metropolis” (same headline and photo were used on film version but printed on The Metropolis Times). From Superman III: the Italian newspaper Corriere Della Serafeatures Reeve as Superman beside the Leaning Tower of Pisa (which he straightened after his exposure to synthetic Kryptonite!), and Daily Planet inside page featuring articles “Corruption in the Caribbean By Lois Lane” and “Smallville Reunion By Clark Kent”. All exhibit age and handling; the prototype paper has soiling on the headline.
Estimate: $1,000 – $1,500