Archive for March, 2012
  • Nate D. Sanders to auction 1st Academy Award for Best Song & more. 0 CommentsPosted by on March 26, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      Auction house, Nate D. Sanders Auctions sent me a press release today for their March 28th Pop Culture Auction. Items being auctioned include what is described in the press release as, the first Oscar© for Best Original Score to Con Conrad for the song,"The Continental" featured in the 1934 film, "The Gay Divorcee"*1, a typewriter owned by Orson Wells in the 1930's and 40's, Steve Mc... more.
  • Captain America Auction : Special Anouncement for fans. 0 CommentsPosted by on under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      On March 22nd, Movie Prop Collectors spoke with Fong Sam,  general manager for Profiles in History. Fong told Movie Prop Collectors  during the first week of April, Profiles will make a special announcement on their Facebook and Twitter pages regarding The Captain America Auction being held April 14th at Chicago's C2E2 convention taking place April 13th~ the 15th. Fong added t... more.
  • Propworx Star Trek Auction 3 hammers $54,150 0 CommentsPosted by on March 24, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      The Propworx Star Trek Auction #3 was today and the 73 lots hammered a total of $54,150, not including varying buyers premiums ranging from 20%-23% depending on method of payment. 73 of the 91 lots sold with 18 lots passed. The highest sold price item was Lot #1 : Star Trek: The Experience Life-size Borg #1: Est: $2000-$3000 which sold for $3250. The lowest sold price item was Lot #60... more.
  • Captain America Auction: New info for fans 0 CommentsPosted by on March 22, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      Movie Prop Collectors has and will be, following theCaptain America: The First Avenger Auction, presented by Marvel Entertainment and auction house, Profiles in History. The auction is being held Saturday, April 14th at Chicago's Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2). As exclusively reported in an interview here last week with Joe Maddalena from PIH, there are a few surprises planned for... more.
  • Propworx Star Trek 3 auction now posted on Live Auctioneers 0 CommentsPosted by on March 17, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      The Propworx Star Trek Auction #3 auction is now available at Live Auctioneers for bidding. The auction is taking place in 6 days, on March. 24th, at 10am PST and is an online auction  only, with no live in person or telephone bidding, so be sure to register at Live Auctioneers if you want to bid. Propworx has reduced their handling fee from $25 to $10, which is a nice incentive for ... more.
  • Captain America Auction Interview exclusive with Joe Maddalena 0 CommentsPosted by on March 15, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      On April 14th, 2012 Marvel Entertainment in conjunction with auction house, Profiles in History, will be holding the "Captain America: The First Avenger Auction". The auction, taking place at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2), has created a worldwide buzz among comic book and entertainment memorabilia fans alike. In addition to writing about entertainment & memorabi... more.
  • Screen used Marvel Captain America Shield sells for $20,100 on Ebay ! 0 CommentsPosted by on March 13, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      An original screen used Captain America Shield from the Marvel 2011 film, "Captain America The First Avenger", has just sold on Ebay for $20,100 ! The movie prop was originally a contest giveaway from a contest held by Symantec, the company behind Norton's Anti Virus. The prop was signed by Captain America actor , Chris Evans. It also came with a COA signed by films director, Joe Jo... more.
  • Propworx Star Trek Auction #3 pdf now available for download 0 CommentsPosted by on March 12, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      Alec Peters CEO of auction company, Propworx announced on his blog recently that Propworx's Star Trek Auction #3 PDF catalog is available for download. The blog mentions the auction is taking place (12 days from now), on March 24th, yet when you click on the link it takes you to a page on Propworx's web site that has two different dates for the auction. October 1st at 10am, and 12 day... more.
  • “Home Alone” house sells for $1.585 Million 0 CommentsPosted by on March 8, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
        The real house used in the 1990 Chris Columbus film, "Home Alone", starring Macaulay Culkin, has finally sold for $1.585 million dollars. The home was listed for sale last year for $2.4 million and remained unsold for close to a year. The home recently was lowered to $1.9 million , and the offer of %1.585 million was accepted. Check out some photos and a video of the hom... more.
  • Hollywood Treasure panel at Chicago C2E2 April 13. 0 CommentsPosted by on March 5, 2012 under Featured, Forum, Highlights
      The SyFy hit entertainment memorabilia reality series, "Hollywood Treasure" will be holding a special panel at the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, on Friday, April 13th at 6:15pm. All cast members will be in attendance for the panel and all Expo attendees are welcome.... more.