25 Iconic Movie Props Fans Would Trade Anything For
Like everything good or bad in this world, this story starts with a tweet.
In this case, it was a tweet by ScreenCrush editor-in-chief Matt Singer:
Inspired by some recent viewing of movies with very memorable props, he asked Twitter what props they would pick if they could own any from film history. He got over 3,000 responses. (He was not expecting that many.) But the sheer volume (and variety) of answers prompted he and fellow ScreenCrush editor Britt Hayes to select a joint list of the 25 most-desirable props of all-time.
To be clear, this is not a list of the “best” or “most memorable” props in movie history. This list is specifically about the props we would want to own, and show off with pride in our own private memorabilia collections. Just because it would otherwise make things too broad we avoided anything in the realm of cars (sorry Doc Brown’s DeLorean) or costumes (our apologies, Ghostbusters jumpsuits). Those could be their own lists. This one is just about legitimate props. Like…
— Ryan Johnson (@RyanDJGL) September 12, 2018
— Foghorn Leghorn (@FoghornBLeghorn) September 11, 2018
This fucking jacket. pic.twitter.com/YyFz7nmIih
— Jesús SAguilar (@JesAg_) September 12, 2018
The Big Lebowski’s rug, it’d really tie the room together. pic.twitter.com/MGGq4slnIT
— Skinnie Talls (@SkinnieTalls) September 12, 2018
— Phase 3: Laron Profit (@gheorghetheblog) September 12, 2018