Movie props net $7.8m
AN auction of more than 2000 pieces of film memorabilia including props from Star Wars and Terminator films has earned more than $A7.8 million.
Auction house Profiles in History said a Harley-Davidson ridden by Arnold Schwarzenegger in Terminator 2: Judgment Day sold for $631,000, while a Death Star prop used in Return of the Jedi sold for $315,000.
Other items that sold in the Icons and Legends of Hollywood auction included a practice chariot used during filming of Ben Hur ($189,000) and a spacesuit worn by Sigourney Weaver in Alien ($ 252,000).
Arnie in demand