DEC 2014

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ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD, THE (1938)
ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD, THE (1938) $300.00

Vintage original 9 x 7" (22 x 17 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains, dir: Michael Curtiz, William Keighley; Grand Technicolor, superb swashbuckling adventure, romance and a brilliantly-crafted film made this classic a big money maker in 1938. It won Academy Awards for art direction, editing and score and made more than four million dollars.

This is an iconic shot of star Errol Flynn in what is likely his definitive film role. There are some scratches in the emulsion of the print in the mid left of...

ALPHAVILLE (1965)
ALPHAVILLE (1965) $450.00

Vintage original 9 3/8 x 11 7/8" (24 x 30 cm.) borderless double weight black-and-white print still photo, France. Anna Karina, Eddie Constantine, dir: Jean-Luc Godard; Athos. A wonderful photo, as Natacha von Braun (Karina), in an elaborate outfit with a train lined in white fur, and Lemmy Caution (Constantine) descend a staircase in Godard's dystopian science-fiction French New Wave masterpiece. There are some scattered pinholes, VERY GOOD+.

ANN-MARGRET / BYE BYE BIRDIE PIN-UP PORTRAIT (1963)
ANN-MARGRET / BYE BYE BIRDIE PIN-UP PORTRAIT (1963) $300.00

Vintage original 14 x 11" (35 x 28 cm.) black-and-white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret, Janet Leigh, Bobby Rydell, Jesse Pearson, Paul Lynde, Maureen Stapleton, dir: George Sidney; Columbia. Popular musical about a rock singer who travels to a small town to make his farewell performance before going off to the draft, and the lucky girl who gets to kiss him goodbye on the air.

In her second film, Ann-Margret played the dancing, singing teen girl who won the contest. Because he was so enamored with her, director George Sidney made...

BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966)
BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966) $375.00

Vintage original 7; x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white borderless glossy silver gelatin print still photo, UK. Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles, David Hemmings, John Castle, Jane Birkin, Verushka, dir: Michelangelo Antonioni; MGM. The story of a mod London photographer who believes he has photographed a murder. Forever controversial, and even hated, particularly when first released, it is Antonioni's comment on society (particularly of the time), and human nature.

The film was made by MGM in the UK under a newly-created company called Premier Productions. Because this company had no agreement with the Production Code office (as MGM did), the frontal...

BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966) - 1
BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966) - 1 $300.00

Vintage original 7;" x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white borderless glossy silver gelatin print still photo, UK. Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles, David Hemmings, John Castle, Jane Birkin, Verushka, dir: Michelangelo Antonioni; MGM. The story of a mod London photographer who believes he has photographed a murder. Forever controversial, and even hated, particularly when first released, it is Antonioni's comment on society (particularly of the time), and human nature.

The film was made by MGM in the UK under a newly-created company called Premier Productions. Because this company had no agreement with the Production Code office (as MGM did), the frontal...

BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966) - 2
BLOW-UP / MODEL SHOT (1966) - 2 $325.00

Vintage original 7; x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white borderless glossy silver gelatin print still photo, UK. Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles, David Hemmings, John Castle, Jane Birkin, Verushka, dir: Michelangelo Antonioni; MGM. The story of a mod London photographer who believes he has photographed a murder. Forever controversial, and even hated, particularly when first released, it is Antonioni's comment on society (particularly of the time), and human nature.

The film was made by MGM in the UK under a newly-created company called Premier Productions. Because this company had no agreement with the Production Code office (as MGM did), the frontal...

BRINGING UP BABY (1938)
BRINGING UP BABY (1938) $500.00

Vintage original 7 x 9 " (19 x 24 cm.) sepia-tinted double weight matte finish still photo, USA. Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, May Robson, Walter Catlett, Barry Fitzgerald, dir: Howard Hawks; RKO. Popular crazy caper of an heiress who inherits a baby leopard and causes a series of adventures, accompanied by a resigning paleontologist. Perfectly cast were Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn in what is considered tops in screwball comedy.

Here is a behind-the-scenes image of Grant and Hepburn dressed in their formal attire handling the leopard on the RKO lot. Grant was said to not be fond...

BRUTE FORCE (1947)
BRUTE FORCE (1947) $150.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white keybook still photo, USA. Burt Lancaster, Whit Bissell, Jeff Corey, dir: Jules Dassin; Universal. An extraordinarily brutal film noir about an attempted prison break. This is a great photo of Lancaster with various of his cellmates. With studio text on back. With keyholes punched (as usual), some scattered creasing and very slight staining in extreme bottom, VERY GOOD+.

DAVID BOWIE ON STAGE / THE ELEPHANT MAN (1980)
DAVID BOWIE ON STAGE / THE ELEPHANT MAN (1980) $0.00

Vintage original 7 x 9" (19 x 25 cm.) borderless photo, USA. When THE ELEPHANT MAN debuted on Broadway, on 4/19/1979, it experienced a great popular and critical success. David Bowie entered the cast for a few months, from September 23, 1980, until January 2, 1981.

In this scene, we see him (as John Merrick) being sponged by Donal Donnelly (in the role of Frederick Treves). With stamp of photographer Susan Cook on back. ABOUT FINE.

DAYS OF HEAVEN (1978) / TERRENCE MALICK DIRECTING
DAYS OF HEAVEN (1978) / TERRENCE MALICK DIRECTING $150.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white print still photo, USA. Richard Gere, Brooke Adams, Sam Shepard, Linda Manz, dir: Terrence Malick; Paramount. A great image of Malick peering through the camera lens as he sets up one of the many lush shots of his second feature movie. With studio printed text on back. FINE.

FRENCH CONNECTION, THE (1971) / William Friedkin directing
FRENCH CONNECTION, THE (1971) / William Friedkin directing $150.00

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white print still photo, USA. Gene Hackman, dir: William Friedkin; 20th Century Fox. After directing a few previous films, The French Connection was a massive success and propelled Friedkin into the front ranks of directors. This is a great photo of him next to the camera on the set. FINE.

FUNNY FACE (BROADWAY) (1927)
FUNNY FACE (BROADWAY) (1927) $350.00

Vintage original 14 x 11" (35 x 28 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Fred Astaire, Adele Astaire, Victor Moore, Betty Compton. William Kent, Gertrude McDonald, produced by: Alex A. Aarons, Vinton Freedley: Alvin Theatre. A very popular George and Ira Gershwin musical for which many of their top songs were written. Hit songs included "S'Wonderful", "Funny Face" and "My One and Only." The show opened the Alvin Theatre and was the first in which Fred Astaire danced in tails, at this time with sister Adele. Future movie names included Alfred Newman as musical director...

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