Vintage original 23 x 35" (58 x 88 cm.) poster, Sweden. Tom Moore, Pauline Starke, dir: Victor Fleming; Paramount. Wild extravagant design for silent adventure film set in the Solomon Islands. On linen, NEAR FINE
DRACULA / HORROR OF DRACULA (1958)
Vintage original 33 x 23" (82 x 57 cm.) poster, Germany. Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Michael Gough, Melissa Stribling, dir: Terence Fisher; Hammer Film Prod./Arthur Rank/Universal Pictures.
Dracula is out to attack Jonathan Harker's fiancée after being attacked by Jonathan. Only Dr. Van Helsing can possibly help her. This poster is for the German presentation. In Europe the film was released as DRACULA, but so as not to confuse it with the original American film of 1931 featuring Bela Lugosi, which was in re-release, the alternate title HORROR OF DRACULA was included on the poster.
Peter Cushing as the Vampire doing his...
NIGHTMARE ALLEY [DER SCHARLATAN] (1947)
Vintage original 33 x 23" (82 x 57 cm.) poster, Germany. Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Colleen Gray, Helen Walker, Ian Keith, dir: Edmund Goulding; 20th Century Fox. From a popular book of the period, and an important role for Tyrone Power as he moved from swashbuckling leading man to serious dramatic actor.
The story is about a scam carnie and his phony mentalist assistant who read people's minds. They have the ambition to take their act from the carnival to the upscale nightclub circuit. With dark, tough characters destined for ruin, this film signaled the move to a new realism which...