Papillon (1973) - (Steve McQueen) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by al-Thaghr Khamis and Aziz for the 1973 Franklin J. Scheffner film Papillon based on the 1969 book by Henri Charrière, screenplay by Dalton Trumbo and Lorenzo Semple Jr. and starring Steve McQueen as Henri Charrière. Plot summary: The film is set in the early 1930s. It covers Henri Charrière's time spent in the penal colony in French Guyana and his attempts to escape in collaboration with fellow inmate Luis Dega [Dustin Hoffman]. Folded, near mint condition.
Cast and crew: Franklin J. Schaffner, al-Thaghr Khamis, Aziz, Dalton Trumbo, Lorenzo Semple Jr., Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman, Henri Charrière 1969 novel, Victor Jory, Don Gordon, Anthony Zerbe, Robert Deman, Woodrow Parfrey, Bill Mumy, George Coulouris, Ratna Assan, William Smithers, Val Avery, Gregory Sierra, Vic Tayback, Mills Watson