Anatomy of a Murder (1959) - (James Stewart) Italian two-sheet
This is a 39" x 54" Italian two-sheet poster using a design by Saul Bass to promote the 1959 Otto Preminger film Anatomy of a Murder based on a novel by John D. Voelker, screenplay by Wendel Mayes and starring James Stewart as Paul Biegler. Plot summary: Army lieutenant Frederick Manion [Ben Gazzara] is arrested for the murder of a bartender. He claims he was defending his wife Laura [Lee Remick] whom the bartender had raped, but his attorney Paul Biegler realizes the defense will claim Laura was the bartender's lover.
Cast and crew: Otto Preminger, Wendell Mayes, John D. Voelker, James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Saul Bass, Arthur O'Connell, Eve Arden, Kathryn Grant, George C. Scott, Orson Bean, Russ Brown, Murray Hamilton, Brooks West, Ken Lynch, John Qualen, Howard McNear, Alexander Campbell