Casting Call Flyer for “Love Kills” (Sid & Nancy) [Sex Pistols]

Casting Call Flyer for “Love Kills” (Sid & Nancy) [Sex Pistols]

By: Cox, Alex; Abbe Wool

Price: $40.00


Broadside, printed recto only, 21.7 by 27.8 cm. Very good with light corner creases and a single pin hole at the center top. A casting flyer for extras for Cox and Wool’s 1986 Sid Vicious biopic “Love Kills,” which was renamed “Sid & Nancy.” “wE neEd these tYpeS: pUnks, neW WavErs, bikeRs, CoWboYs/cOwgirls, sId ViCious & NanCy SpunGeN Look-AliKes, long-HaiRs ---- aNd wE NeeD yOU to DreSs in 1978 fAsHionS anD style. IF wE cHooSe YoU, yOU’ll Be paid $35 fOr each daY yOu wOrK, plUs lunch!!!!” Auditions were held in LA on November 9, 1985. The film starred Gary Oldman as Vicious and while the film was generally a critical success, most old school fans of the Pistols found it dreadful, as did the band’s former front man, John Lydon (Johnny Rotten) who, when asked if the film got anything right, said “Maybe the name Sid.”

Title: Casting Call Flyer for “Love Kills” (Sid & Nancy) [Sex Pistols]

Author Name: Cox, Alex; Abbe Wool

Categories: Music, Punk,

Publisher: [Los Angeles], Zenith Productions: 1985

Binding: Broadside

Book Condition: Very Good

Item: 1.00

Seller ID: 2389