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Title
New film for Arch Oboler
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1951
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Portrait of Arch Oboler (1909-1987), scriptwriter, novelist, producer director and an active presence in film, radio and television. Oboler has just produced the 1951 thriller "Five," which has been shocking audiences at theatres. It tells the story of how the world is destroyed in a nuclear holocaust and only five Americans survive. "Five" was filmed at Oboler's own Frank Lloyd Wright designed house and was later nominated in the category of Best Written American Low-Budget film. Photo dated: September 8, 1951.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00074775
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9508
CARL0000077191
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/27745
Subject
Oboler, Arch,--1909-1987
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Portrait photographs
Time Period
1951-1960

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