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Famous film props up for auction

T.I.E. Fighter from Star Wars

Hundreds of pieces of Hollywood movie memorabilia are up for auction on 1 August. The original T.I.E. Fighter filming miniature from Star Wars: A New Hope is expected to go for around $150,000 (75,000).

Mask from Spider-Man

Tobey Maguire's mask from Spider-Man is expected to fetch up to $55,000 (27,500). Also for sale are Ben Affleck's complete Daredevil costume and outfits from X-Men, Van Helsing and Space Patrol.

Hoverboard from Back To The Future II and III

The hoverboard used by Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) in Back To The Future II and III is listed for sale at between $30,000 and $50,000 (15,000-25,000). In the film it was marketed by toy maker Mattel.

Alien 3 model

The animatronic puppet from Alien 3 is made of foam rubber, silicone and fibreglass. Cables allow the outer teeth to open and close. It's up for between $15,000-$20,000 (7,500-10,000).

Holy Grail cup from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

The Holy Grail cup from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is made of fibreglass/resin and painted to look like earthenware or terracotta. It'll set you back between $20,000-$25,000 (10,000-12,500).

Axe from The Shining

The axe from The Shining is one of the most famous film props of all time. It was used by Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) to batter down a hotel door in the 1980 film adaptation of Stephen King's novel.

Mel Gibson's clothes from Braveheart

Mel Gibson's William Wallace suede padded battle jacket, leather lace-up shoes, belt and Wallace clan kilt from 1995's Braveheart are going for between $30,000-$40,000 (15,000-20,000).

Ten Commandments from The Ten Commandments

Tablets from the 1956 epic The Ten Commandments, starring Charlton Heston, were made in consultation with experts in their field. Only five pairs of the tablets are known to still exist.

Pistol from The Outlaw Josey Wales

The pistol from 1976 movie The Outlaw Josey Wales, starring Clint Eastwood, is a .44 calibre Colt Walker which comes with its original leather holster. It could go for up to $50,000 (25,000).

Ray Gun from Forbidden Planet

The ray gun from 1956 science-fiction classic Forbidden Planet is made from silver fibreglass and features a perspex barrel which lights up when the trigger's pressed. It also comes with a holster.



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