The Amphibian Man (1962) - (Vladimir Korenev) Egyptian poster
This is a 27" x 39" Soviet Export Egyptian film poster for the 1962 Vladimir Chebotaryov and Gennadi Kazansky film The Amphibian Man based on the 1928 novel by Alexander Beliaev, screenplay by Akiba Golburt, Aleksei Kapier and Aleksandr Ksenotov and starring Vladimir Korenev as Ichtyander Salvator, the Amphibian Man. Plot summary: A scientist's son named Ichthyander has had shark gills surgically implanted by his father as a cure for a childhood lung disease; this enables him to live underwater. It also prevents him from living in the open air, which separates him from his beloved, the beautiful daughter of a pearl fisherman. In the year of its release this was the most popular Soviet Export film.
Cast and crew: Vladimir Korenev, Anastasiya Vertinskaya, Mikhail Kozakov, Nikolai Simonov, Vladimir Chebotaryov, Gennadi Kazansky, Aleksandr Belyaev, Akiba Golburt, Anatoly Smiranin, Vladien Davydov, A. Antonyan, Sergei Boyarsky, Anatoli Ivanov, Valeri Kudryashov, Nokolai Kuzmin, Mikail Medvedev, Yuri Medvedev, A. Nikritina, A. Orlik