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Real movie treasures under the hammer

Iconic costumes, rock and roll props, movie memorabilia…

More than 1500 spectacular collector’s items are under the hammer at the London auction house “Propstore”. Among them: weightless looks like Christopher Reeve’s “Superman” suit (†52) or David Bowie’s “Ashes to Ashes” (†69) spacesuit!

Up to $571,800 is expected for Reeves Superman costume

Photo: PETER CZIBORRA/REUTERS

WHERE DO THE TREASURES COME FROM?

Sales Director Tim Lawes on BILD: “Our supplies come from film studios, production companies, wardrobe and prop suppliers, special effects houses and private collectors, among others.”

From November 3 to 7, you can bid online, by phone and on the spot on the collectibles.

BILD shows already selected highlights! (mk, gesa)

Volleyball Wilson from Cast Away

Up to 114 440 euros!  Volleyball Wilson was Tom Hanks' only friend in Cast Away (2000)

Up to 114 440 euros! Volleyball Wilson was Tom Hanks’ only friend in Cast Away (2000)

Photo: UIE

The Hoverboard from Back to the Future II

Michael J. Fox (then 28) sped away from villains on his futuristic hoverboard as Marty McFly in Back to the Future II (1989).

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The hard foam plate (71 cm long) could yield 114,270 euros

The hard foam plate (71 cm long) could yield 114,270 euros

Photo: Propstore

The latex cat mask from “Batman Returns”

1992: Michelle Pfeiffer (then 34) as Catwoman in Batman Returns

1992: Michelle Pfeiffer (then 34) as Catwoman in Batman Returns

Photo: photo alliance / Everett Colle

The cat mask (latex) is exchanged for a maximum of 9150 euros

The cat mask (latex) is exchanged for a maximum of 9150 euros

Photo: Propstore

Elvis Presley’s Fingerprints

Music Genius and Guns Mad: Elvis Presley (†42)

Music Genius and Guns Mad: Elvis Presley (†42)

Photo: photo alliance / abaca

worth 68 450 euros?  Elvis gave his fingerprints for a firearms license in 1970

worth 68 450 euros? Elvis gave his fingerprints for a firearms license in 1970

Photo: PETER CZIBORRA/REUTERS

David Bowie’s spacesuit

Iconic! David Bowie (then 33) wore the spacesuit in the music video “Ashes to Ashes” (1980).

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Bowie's costume is exchanged for a maximum of 91,560 euros

Bowie’s costume is exchanged for a maximum of 91,560 euros

Photo: PETER CZIBORRA/REUTERS

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