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Film fans get the chance to bid for some of the silver screen's most iconic props at auction

Film fanatics will be able to get their hands on a piece of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world's most famous movies goes under the hammer.

Screen-matched Roman General armour worn by Russell Crowe in Gladiator and Jack Nicholson's hero axe from The Shining are among items to go on sale at Prop Store's annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia.

Rare lots on offer at the live-streamed auction, held at London's BFI Imax and presented by Odeon, are anticipated to fetch more than £6million.

Film fanatics will be able to get their hands on a piece of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world's most famous movies goes under the hammer. Pictured left to right: Spock's screen matched science officer costume worn by Leonard Nimoy in Star Trek: The Ultimate Computer & The Omega Glory, Michael Keaton's Batsuit from the 1989 film Batman and Maximus screen matched Roman general armour worn by Russell Crowe in the 2000 film Gladiator

A screen-matched Stormtrooper helmet (pictured) from 1977 film Star Wars: A New Hope is one of the most sought-after items on display, with an estimated sale price of between £120,000 and £180,000

The complete Batsuit worn by Michael Keaton in the 1989 film Batman (pictured) is expected to sell for more than £80,000

A screen-matched Stormtrooper helmet from 1977 film Star Wars: A New Hope is one of the most sought-after items on display, with an estimated sale price of between £120,000 and £180,000.

The complete Batsuit worn by Michael Keaton in the 1989 film Batman is expected to sell for more than £80,000 while a lightsaber wielded by Samuel L Jackson in Star Wars: Revenge Of The Sith could sell for up to £100,000.

Some 900 lots will be sold during the Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction over two days on September 30 and October 1. 

A screen-matched pair of Nike trainers and socks worn by Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump's infamous bus stop scene (pictured) are poised to fetch between £8,000 and £10,000, according to Prop Store

John Hammond's costume worn by Richard Attenborough in the 1993 film Jurassic Park - estimated to fetch £15-20,000 - (centre) alongside a mounted 5ft Tyrannosaurus Rex skull from the 2018 film Jurrasic World: Fallen Kingdom - estimated between £20-30,000

Some 900 lots will be sold during the Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction over two days on September 30 and October 1. Pictured: The Maximus screen matched Roman general armour worn by Russell Crowe in the 2000 film Gladiator, alongside Michael Keaton's Batsuit from the 1989 film

Billed as suitable for a 'variety of budgets', one of the least expensive lots on offer is a Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Announcement Poster from 2005 film Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, estimated at £300.

A screen-matched pair of Nike trainers and socks worn by Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump's infamous bus stop scene are poised to fetch between £8,000 and £10,000, according to Prop Store.

Last year's auction saw Harrison Ford's signature fedora from Indiana Jones And The Raiders Of The Lost Ark sell for £393,600.

A light-up remote control R2-BHD droid from Star Wars: Rogue One (pictured) and an X-Suit worn by Halle Berry as Storm in X-Men are poised to go under the hammer

The Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch from 1975 comedy film Monty Python And The Holy Grail (pictured) is another popular film item to be sold

Billed as suitable for a 'variety of budgets', one of the least expensive lots on offer is a Willy Wonka Golden Ticket Announcement Poster from 2005 film Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, estimated at £300. But there will also be items such as Tony Stark's desert costume worn by Robert Downey Jr in the 2008 film Iron Man (left), which is estimated from £10-15,000, and the prototype cane for Richard Attenborough's character John Hammond in the 1993 film Jurassic Park (right), estimated between £5-7000

Stephen Lane, Prop Store chief executive, said: 'This year sees us bring 900 lots to the auction, now held over two days, allowing us to present even more of these incredible artefacts to a global audience of film fans and collectors to London's BFI Imax, who can visit the free exhibition and place bids in our auction to secure original pieces of film and TV history.'

A light-up remote control R2-BHD droid from Star Wars: Rogue One, an X-Suit worn by Halle Berry as Storm in X-Men, and the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch from 1975 comedy film Monty Python And The Holy Grail are also poised to go under the hammer.

Bids can be placed online from anywhere in the world, over the phone or in person.

A special effects 'facehugger' from the 1979 film Alien is pictured. It is estimated to be worth between £50-70,000 when it goes under the hammer next month

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