Updated: January 24, 2022
CITY BENEATH THE SEA SCRIPTS
Irwin Allen's City Beneath The Sea script. This is an actual Editor's Continuity script dated March 24, 1971
that is complete with all 153 pages still intact. It measures 8 1/2 x 14". In "City Beneath the Sea 1971 (TV)
a group of 21st-century colonists inhabit an underwater city called Pacifica. Originally intended as a purely
scientific installation, the U. S. government wants to stash all its gold reserves from Fort Knox there, along
with a fantastic new radioactive element. The brother of Pacifica's returning former commander plans to steal
the gold and on top of that, the city faces destruction by an asteroid from outer space.
Cast: Stuart Whitman .... Adm. Michael Matthews Robert Wagner .... Brett Matthews Rosemary Forsyth .... Lia Holmes
Robert Colbert .... Cmdr. Woody Patterson Susana Miranda .... Elena Burr DeBenning .... Dr. Aguila Richard Basehart
.... The President Joseph Cotten .... Dr. Ziegler James Darren .... Dr. Talty Paul Stewart .... Barton Sugar Ray Robinson
.... Capt. Hunter Whit Bissell .... Prof. Holmes Larry Pennell .... Bill Holmes Tom Drake .... Gen. Putnam Sheila Allen
.... Blonde Woman (as Sheila Matthews)
A graduate of New York's Columbia School of Journalism, Irwin Allen was a magazine editor, the producer / director of a
radio show and the owner of an advertising agency before entering film production in the 1950's. His documentary, The Sea
Around Us (1952), won an Academy Award. A successful TV series producer ("The Time Tunnel" (1966), "Lost in Space" (1965),
Allen was nicknamed "The Master of Disaster" in the 1970s due to the tremendous success of his two special effects-laden
epics, The Poseidon Adventure (1972) and The Towering Inferno (1974).
A great collectible on a TV movie that you don't find every day. Super Rare!!! A Fantastic find for the James Darren or a
Irwin Allen scripts collector.
Value: $400. (Each)