Ulysses (1954) - (Kirk Douglas) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 27" x 49" Egyptian poster for the 1954 Mario Camerini film Ulysses based on a screenplay by Franco Brusati, Mario Camerini, Ennio De Concini, Hugh Gray, Ivo Perilli and Irwin Shaw and starring Kirk Douglas as Ulysses. Plot summary: The people of the ancient Greek city of Ithaca eagerly await the return of King Ulysses from the Trojan War, but some of them do not want him to return at all, especially the ones who want to marry his wife Penelope [Silvana Mangano]. Penelope remains loyal to Ulysses and believes he will return.
Cast and crew: Mario Camerini, Kirk Douglas, Silvana Mangano, Anthony Quinn, Rossana Podesta, Jacques Dumesnil, Daniel Ivernel, Sylvie, Franco Interlenghi, Elena Zareschi, Evi Maltagliati, Ludmilla Dudarova, Tania Weber, Piero Lulli, Ferruccio Stagni, Alessandro Fersen, Dino de Laurentis, Carlo Ponti, Hugh Gray, Ben Hecht, Ivo Perilli, Irwin Shaw