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ATLANTIQUE, LATITUDE 41° [A NIGHT TO REMEMBER] (1958)
ATLANTIQUE, LATITUDE 41° [A NIGHT TO REMEMBER] (1958) $1,500.00

Vintage original 30 x 46" (78 x 117 cm.) poster, France. Kenneth More, Ronald Allen, Robert Ayres, Honor Blackman, Anthony Bushell, dir: Roy Ward Baker; Rank Organisation. There have been several fine depictions on film of the epic tragedy of RMS Titanic, this one based on Walter Lord's definitive book. Even with the most recent epic film telling, critics still consider this "the definitive cinematic telling of the story," (Heyer 2012, p.104). Because many of the survivors were living when the book and film were made, exact accuracy could be achieved and the film was made in order of sequence.

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BEN-HUR (1959)
BEN-HUR (1959) $500.00

Vintage original 63 x 46" (157 x 115 cm.) affiche poster, France. Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott, Cathy O' Donell, Sam Jaffe, dir: William Wyler: MGM. The epic multiple Oscar-winning MGM remake of their silent epic of a Jewish prince sent into slavery by a Roman friend at the time of Christ. Judah Ben-Hur comes back for revenge in the climatic chariot race.

The French artist has chosen to depict the moment between Charlton Heston as Ben-Hur with his team of white horses overcoming Stephen Boyd as Messalla with his black horses. Poster is...

RUDOLPH VALENTINO / FOUR HORSEMEN OF THE APOCALYPSE (1921)
RUDOLPH VALENTINO / FOUR HORSEMEN OF THE APOCALYPSE (1921) $300.00

Vintage original 10 x 8" (25 x 20 cm.) black-and-white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry, Alan Hale, Nigel De Brulier, Wallace Beery, Jean Hersholt, dir: Rex Ingram; Metro. The film which made Rudolph Valentino a legend. It earned ten million dollars during it's initial release ($300 million in today's dollars) and is famous for the torrid tango scene, but the film is much more. It is the story of the devastation of the Great War (having just ended in 1918) on the people of Argentina.

The film was masterfully directed by Ingram (who...

SPARTACUS (1961)
SPARTACUS (1961) $450.00

Vintage original 12 x 18" (31 x 47 cm.) record store counter display standee poster, USA. Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, dir: Stanley Kubrick; Universal. An extremely rare poster made for the original Decca Records soundtrack album. It was meant to be a standee, and it has the expected bend where the left-hand third of the poster was meant to be placed at an angle to the rest of it. Condition unused and superb, FINE.

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Bette & Joan

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Bette & Joan