Lot 481: Tron complete "Blue Warrior" costume.Platinum House
December 21, 2013
Calabasas Hills, CA, USALive Auction
481. Tron complete “Blue Warrior” costume. (Disney, 1982) From the ground breaking live-action and early CGI animated Disney feature Tron, comes this rare complete (9) Piece “Program” costume includes: (1) Crème’ colored Premiere Dancewear brand, stretch bodysuit featuring elaborate silk screened and hand-painted black circuitry detail for special effects processing, 17 in. zippered back closure, velcro patches affixed to back and concealed within circuitry design, for attachment of accessories, (1) Bib-style, breast and shoulder plate armor of padded panels and vacuum formed components with black circuitry detail, (2) Carved foam arm gauntlets with affixed circuitry graphics (left marked “Tony S” for Tony Stephano who played “Peter / Sark’s Lieutenant”), (2) White Spandex gloves, (2) Knee-high white leather boots marked “#9” on the interior of each and (1) Detailed “Program” helmet consisting of white plastic, modified hockey helmet with foam liner with intricately applied black tape on the exterior to create a maze of graphic circuitry over all for keying of special effects glow. Entire suit shows production distress and age with mild yellowing of fabric, soiling of armor components and some loose circuitry tape. A rare complete costume from this beloved classic Disney/Sci-Fi adventure.
$15,000 - $20,000