Octopussy (1983) - (Roger Moore) Egyptian poster
Pictured is a 27" x 39" Egyptian one-sheet designed by Wael and Moaty derived from art by Dan Gouzee and Renato Cesaro to promote the 1983 John Glen film Octopussy based on a screenplay by George MacDonald Fraser and Richard Maibam and starring Roger Moore as James Bond. The Arabic title translation in red and yellow at the top of the poster is The Devil Challenges the Octopus [as-shaytan yatahada al-okhtobut]. Plot summary: In a bid to stop the outbreak of World War III James Bond joins a circus group to disrupt the plans of Kamal Kahn [Louis Jourdan] and the Russian General Orlov [Steven Berkoff], who intend to set off a nuclear explosion at a US Air Force base. Bond is aided by Octopussy [Maud Adams], the leader of the circus group.
Cast and crew: John Glen, Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan, Kristina Wayborn, Kabor Bedi, Wael, Moaty, Dan Gouzee, Renato Cesaro, Steven Berkoff, David Meyer, Tony Meyer, Desmond Llewelyn, Robert Brown, Lois Maxwell, Michaela Clavell, Walter Gotell, Vijay Amirtraj, Albert Moses