Slaves (1969) - (Dionne Warwick) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster for the 1969 Herbert J. Biberman film Slaves written by Herbert J. Biberman, John O. Killens and Alida Sherman and starring Dionne Warwick as Cassy. Plot summary: In the American south in the 1850s Cassy and Luke [Ossie Davis] are slaves sold to sadistic plantation operator Captain Majen MacKay [Stephen Boyd]. His cruelty to them includes and exceeds sexual exploitation. They eventually revolt in a fight for freedom.
Cast and crew: Herbert J. Biberman, John O. KIllens, Alida Sherman, Dionne Warwick, Stephen Boyd, Ossie Davis, Marilyn Clark, Nancy Coleman, Julius Harris, John O. Killens, James Heath, David Huddleston, Eva Jessye, Oscar Paul Jones, Aldine King, Robert Kya-Hill, Gale Sondergard, Shepperd Strudwick, Barbara Ann Teer