Today's Evil Beet Gossip

Superman’s cape one of several top collectibles sold at auction

This past weekend, Julien’s Auctions out of Beverly Hills, California held an event called Hollywood: Legends and Explorers.   Vanity Fair reports over 900 collectible items sold from throughout Hollywood’s history. Some historical artifacts from the world of sci-fi and fantasy were among them. Let’s take a look at what made some lucky fan’s monthly credit card bill shoot up exponentially.

SOLD for $370,000! An iconic costume from Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey!


$110,000! Christopher Reeve’s Wire & Zoptic “Flying & Mechanical” cape worn in Superman & Superman II!

$192,000! KITT Knight Rider 1982 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am!


$28,200! Sir Ian Holmes’ “Bilbo Baggins” pipe from Lord of the Rings!

$11,520! A set of billy clubs from Marvel’s Netflix Daredevil series!

$12,800! John Williams Gifted Sketches of “Finale” from Empire Strikes Back!