Saturday, July 13, 2019

Little Egypt 1951 Rhonda Fleming US insert

Little Egypt (1951) - (Rhonda Fleming) US insert

This is a 14" x 36" US insert poster for the 1951 Frederick De Cordova film Little Egypt written by Oscar Brodney and Doris Gilbert and starring Rhonda Fleming as Izora AKA Little Egypt. Plot summary: During the 1893 Chicago Exposition Izora and her accomplice Wayne Cravat [Mark Stevens] try to swindle Chicago tycoon Cyrus Graydon [Minor Watson] out of a million dollars.

Cast and crew: Frederick De Cordova, Rhonda Fleming, Mark Stevens, Nancy Guild, Charles Drake, Tom D'Andrea, Minor Watson, Steven Geray, Verna Felton, John Litel, Kathryn Givney, Fritz Feld, Dan Riss, Jack George, Edward Clark, John Gallaudet

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Twist All Night 1961 Louis Prima US one-sheet

Twist All Night (1961) - (Louis Prima) US one-sheet

This is a 27" x 41" US one-sheet poster for the 1961 Allan David and William J. Hole film Twist all Night AKA The Continental Twist written by Berni Gould and starring Louis Prima as Louis Evans. Plot summary: Louis Evans has a popular "twist club" that is being undermined by a mercenary"twist gang" whose members are paid to take up space without spending any money.

Cast and crew: Allan David, William J. Hole Jr., Berni Gould, June Wilkinson, Louis Prima, Sam Butera, The Witnesses, Gertrude Michael, David Whorf, Hal Torey, Ty Perry, Fred Sherman, Dick Winslow, Gil Frye, Jim Lounsbury, Tom Mathews, Joe Cavalier, Parisian Twisters, Manhattan Twisters

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Friday, July 5, 2019

Drop of Dew (1952) قطر الندى - (Anwar Wagdi) Egyptian BW Still

Drop of Dew Egyptian BW Still (1952) - (Ismail Yasseen) Egyptian BW Still

Pictured is an Egyptian black-and-white still showing Ismail Yasseen as Ostaz Charlie from the 1952 Anwar Wagdi film Drop of Dew [qatr al-neda] starring Shadia as Drop of Dew based on a story by Anwar Wagdi, with screenplay by Anwar Wagdi, dialogue and songs by Abou Seoud El-Ibiary and cinematography by Wahid Farid. Plot summary: The unknown artist Wahid (Anwar Wagdi) married his colleague the unknown artist Drop of Dew (Shadia) and they set out to create work for themselves that was worthy of their talents. Time passed and this was not achieved. Wahid decided to play a trick to make himself into a famous person; he claimed he had killed his wife. His trick succeeded and he acquired great fame. A lady's body was found; the police thought it was his wife's body and that he was really the murderer. Wahid said his wife had not been killed and that she was alive somewhere. His wife had been in an automobile accident which caused memory loss. Wahid was sentenced to death. The lawyer tried to restore the wife's memory quickly to save Wahid from the gallows; he succeeded in doing this at the last moment and Wahid was accordingly released. His fame began there; then there was a quick change in his theater contracts and the trick enabled him to achieve the kind of renown he had never imagined.

Cast and crew: Anwar Wagdi, Shadia, Ismail Yasseen, Saraj Munir, Wahid Farid, Ibrahim Emara, Zeinat Sedki, Abdel Moniem Ismail, Abou Seoud El-Ibiary, Elias Moadab, Sayed Soliman, Reyad al-Kasabgi, Salah Mansour, Abdel Qader al-Masiri, Ahmed Darwish

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