Von Ryan's Express (1965) - (Frank Sinatra) Italian two-sheet
This is a 39" x 54" Italian two-sheet poster using art by Giuliano Nistri to promote the 1965 Mark Robson film Von Ryan's Express based on a novel by David Westheimer, screenplay by Wendell Mayes and starring Frank Sinatra as Colonel Joseph L. Ryan. Plot summary: A group of American prisoners of war make an escape from the Germans in Italy under the leadership of Colonel Ryan. Most of the soldiers under his command are British and after making errors of judgment he faces challenges winning their support.
Cast and crew: Mark Robson, David Westheimer, Wendell Mayes, Frank Sinatra, Giuliano Nistri, Trevor Howard, Rafaella Carra, Brad Dexter, Sergio Fantoni, John Leyton, Edward Mulhare, Wolfgang Preiss, James Brolin, John Van Dreelen, Adolfo Celi, Vito Scotti, Richard Bakalyan, Michael Goodliff, Michael St. Clair