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382812 32: Cast member Tom Hanks arrives with wife, actress Rita Wilson, for the premiere of his film "Cast Away" December 7, 2000 in Los Angeles, CA. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Newsmakers)

Now is your chance to give Wilson the Volleyball a forever home.  Tom Hanks’ famous volleyball friend from his film Cast Away is for sale.  The volleyball, described as heavily distressed with paint applied to create a worn, dirtied appearance, went up for auction today.  Initially, the bidding was at over $52,000 for the famous movie prop.  The volleyball sold for over $311,000.

OMG!  Look at these old pictures I found!

Cast Away Volleyball

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