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

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...

BETTE DAVIS AND CAST DRESS REHEARAL FOR ALL ABOUT EVE (1950)
BETTE DAVIS AND CAST DRESS REHEARAL FOR ALL ABOUT EVE (1950) $750.00 SOLD

Vintage original 10 x 8” (25 x 20 cm.) black and white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Gregory Ratoff, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe; dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz; Twentieth Century Fox.  The main cast is assembled, appearing to be in rehearsal (stage lights above) for a climatic “show down” between the two main characters, Margo Channing (Bette Davis) and Eve Harrington (Anne Baxter).  Included is Hugh Marlowe, Celeste Holm,...

CASABLANCA (1942)
CASABLANCA (1942) $1,000.00 SOLD

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. The all-time Hollywood classic, the studio system producing at its best! It would win the Academy Award for Best Picture of 1943, though officially released and copyrighted in 1942; it qualified for the following year's awards as it did not have a Los Angeles screening until Jan. 1943.

Here is a climactic scene as Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid) and Ilsa Lund (Ingrid Bergman) are about to leave Casablanca with the letter of transit secured by Rick (Humphrey Bogart). Still is coded "c-77"....

FROM HERE TO ETERNITY (1953) PRESSBOOK
FROM HERE TO ETERNITY (1953) PRESSBOOK $750.00 SOLD

Folio, pictorial wrappers, 14 pp., with

4 pp. ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT laid in. Some creasing to wrappers, supplement is almost a double-folio, and is neatly folded once and laid in, generally near fine.

One of the critical films of the 1950’s, adapted from the iconic and immensely popular novel by James Jones, which presents an iconic view of Honolulu before and after the attack on Pearl Harbor.   This was an immensely important film to a generation of newly returned servicemen and their...

GODFATHER: PART II, THE (1974)
GODFATHER: PART II, THE (1974) $0.00 SOLD

Vintage original press kit, USA. Printed folder, with twenty-five (25) 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) photos, with affixed printed captions, and with 141 pp. of promotional text. Al Pacino, Talia Shire, Robert De Niro, dir: Francis Ford Coppola; Paramount. This press kit is an unusually scarce one; most of them were long ago broken up and sold for their individual photos.

There is some wear to the printed folder, overall NEAR FINE in VERY GOOD folder.

LAWRENCE OF ARABIA (1962)
LAWRENCE OF ARABIA (1962) $300.00 SOLD

Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 35 cm.) roadshow lobby card, USA. Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Omar Sharif, Jose Ferrer, Anthony Quayle, Claude Rains, dir: David Lean. Outstanding piece for this epic Academy Award winning film. The film told the story of the journey of the flamboyant and controversial British military figure and his conflicted loyalties during his service in World War I. To this day the film is considered flawless in script, production, art direction, editing, acting and technical achievements, all for which it either was nominated for or won the Academy Award. Filmed...

LAWRENCE OF ARABIA / DAVID LEAN DIRECTING (1962)
LAWRENCE OF ARABIA / DAVID LEAN DIRECTING (1962) $500.00 SOLD

Two (2) vintage original 10 x 8" (25 x 20 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy gelatin silver print still photos, USA. Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Omar Sharif, Jose Ferrer, Anthony Quayle, Claude Rains, dir: David Lean; Columbia. Multi Academy Award-winning epic, including Best Picture for 1962, which has become one of the most sought-after and collectible of all film titles of the last fifty years.

Story of the real life flamboyant and controversial British military figure, T. E. Lawrence, ca. 1917. In behind-the-scenes stills "LA (12606) P13" and "LA (382-3) P58", we have Lean working with star...

REBECCA / BEHIND-THE-SCENES (1940)
REBECCA / BEHIND-THE-SCENES (1940) $150.00 SOLD

Vintage original 9; x 7;" (24 x 19 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson, Nigel Bruce, Reginald Denny, dir: Alfred Hitchcock; Selznick International Pictures. The classic Academy Award-winner for 1940. The story of the haunting Rebecca who looms over Manderlay, the mansion to which Max DeWinter (Olivier) has brought his new naive bride (Fontaine). She learns of the strange hold the deceased first wife has over the house, particularly over the housekeeper, Mrs. Danvers.

Daphne du Maurier's book was originally bought for Carole Lombard, but Selznick could...

SINCE YOU WENT AWAY (1944)
SINCE YOU WENT AWAY (1944) $200.00 SOLD

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Claudette Colbert, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotton, Shirley Temple, Monty Woolley, Lionel Barrymore, Robert Walker, Hattie McDaniel, Agnes Moorehead, Nazimova, dir: John Cromwell. Selznick International. The brilliant Academy Award-winning story of the home front during World War II was given a gala New York opening at the prestigious Capitol Theatre in the summer of 1944. Ladders indicate that the workers are still putting up the various posters and special promotional art created just for this event. During this time, one got a...

SUNRISE (1927)
SUNRISE (1927) $2,500.00 SOLD

Vintage original 15 x 11" (37 x 28 cm.) folded / 35 x 22" (87 x 55 cm.) unfolded special promotional poster, USA. George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, dir: F. W. Murnau; Fox. The full title of this classic is Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans, and that was most appropriate. It is the story of a young married farmer and his wife. When he falls under the spell of a city woman, he attempts to take the life of his wife -- but he cannot, and they spend a wonderful day in the city together, falling more in...

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