Saturday, July 18, 2020

Judge and Executioner القاضي والجلاد Naglaa Fathy Egyptian movie poster

Judge and Executioner (1978) - (Naglaa Fathy) Egyptian one-sheet

This is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Moaty and al-Thaghr Khamis to promote the 1978 Nader Galal film Judge and Executioner AKA Woman's Revenge (an alternate title shown on this poster) based on story, screenplay and dialogue by Faisal Nada and starring Naglaa Fathy as Nahed. Plot summary: Laila [Miriam Fakhr Eddine] takes revenge against Sherif [Rushdy Abaza] for two-timing her and Nahed.

Cast and crew: Nader Galal, al-Thaghr Khamis, Moaty, Faisal Nada, Omar El-Hariri, Salah Nazmi, Mahmoud Kabil, Mariam Fakhr Eddine, Naglaa Fathy, Rushdy Abaza, Gamal El-Tabei

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Dreams of Youth احلام الشباب Farid Al Atrache 1942 Undated Rerelease Egyptian poster

Dreams of Youth (1942) - (Farid Al Atrache) Undated rerelease Egyptian one-sheet

Pictured is a 27" x 39" Egyptian poster designed by Abdel Ghani to promote an undated rerelease of the 1942 105-minute Kamal Selim black-and-white film Dreams of Youth [ahlam al-shabab] starring Farid Al Atrache based on a story by Youssef Wahby with screenplay by Kamal Selim, dialogue by Badei Khayri and cinematography by Sami Brail. Plot summary: Farid [Farid Al Atrache] became wealthy; he had a passion for love so he became acquainted with his neighbor Elham [Madiha Yousri], an orphan who lived with her Aunt Basiyouni [Marie Munib]. With Bassiyouni's agreement Farid became Elham's piano teacher. In a complication that plays itself out during the film a dancer named Baheya [Taheya Cariocca] also tried to woo Farid, but he did not love her even though they performed together.

Cast and crew: Kamal Selim, Abdel Ghani, Hassan Fayek, Bechara Wakim, Farid Al Atrache, Madiha Yousri, Youssef Wahby, Badei Khayri, Taheya Cariocca, Abdel Fatah Al Kasri, Sami Brail, Marie Munib, Abbas Fares

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Borders الحدود Duraid Lahham 1984 Lebanese Movie Poster

Borders (1984) - (Duraid Lahham) Lebanese one-sheet

This is a 26" x 37" Lebanese poster for the 1984 Duraid Lahham musical Borders [al-hodud] starring Duraid Lahham as Abdulwadood. Plot summary: Traveling between two countries satirically named "Eastistan" and "Westistan" Abdulwadood loses his passport and identity papers. Stuck between the two countries he can neither cross the frontiers nor get back where he came from. He's forced to camp in a neutral area. The movie mocks the common Arab use of the term "The Arab nation" [al-watan al-arabi] as if to imply all Arab nations are one country with no borders.

Cast and crew: Duraid Lahham, Mohammad al-Maghut, Raghda, Hani Al-Rumani, Omar Haggo, Rashid Assaf, Ahmed Milly, Ahmed Rafea, Sabah Al-Salem, Mohammed El Akkad, Mohammad El-Sheikh Najib, Ahmad Osman

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Friday, July 10, 2020

7th Cavalry 1956 Randolph Scott US one-sheet

7th Cavalry (1956) - (Randolph Scott) US one-sheet

This is a 27" x 41" US one-sheet poster for the 1956 Joseph H. Lewis film 7th Cavalry based on a story by Glendon F. Swarthout, screenplay by Peter Packer and starring Randolph Scott as Captain Tom Benson. Plot summary: Captain Benson was on leave from the 7th Cavalry at the time of its massacre at Little Big Horn. After returning to the post he volunteers to lead the detail to retrieve and bury the bodies of his slain comrades left on the battlefield.

Cast and crew: Joseph H. Lewis, Peter Packer, Glendon Swarthout, Randolph Scott, Barbara Hale, Jay C. Flippen, Frank Faylen, Jeanette Nolan, Leo Gordon, Denver Pyle, Harry Carey Jr., Michael Pate, Donald Curtis, Frank Wilcox, Pat Hogan, Russell Hicks, Peter Ortiz

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Thunderball R1980s Sean Connery Italian two-sheet

Thunderball (1965) - (Sean Connery) Italian two-sheet

This is an 39" x 54" Italian two-sheet poster produced with original art by Robert McGinnis and Frank McCarthy to promote a 1980s rerelease of the 1965 Terence Young film Thunderball based on a screenplay by Richard Maibaum and John Hopkins and starring Sean Connery as James Bond. Plot summary: On his fourth mission, Bond is out to recover two warheads that have been stolen by SPECTRE.

Cast and crew: Terence Young, Richard Maibaum, John Hopkins, John Whittingham, Kevin McClory, Ian Fleming, Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Robert McGinnis, Frank McCarthy, Adolfo Celi, Luciana Paluzzi, Rik Van Nutter, Guy Doleman, Molly Peters, Martine Beswick, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn, Lois Maxwell, Roland Culver, Earl Cameron, Paul Stassino, Rose Alba

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Memory of a Night of Love ذكري ليلة حب Nelly Lebanese two-piece poster

Memory of a Night of Love (1973) - (Nelly) Lebanese two-piece poster

Pictured is a 38.5" x 53" two-piece Lebanese poster for the 1973 film Memory of a Night of Love written and directed by Seif Eddine Shawkat and starring Nelly as Layla. Plot summary: Anwar [Salah Zulfikar] is living happily with his wife Layla until he runs into his ex-girlfriend Camilia, [Nabila Ebeid] who is working as a dancer. She collapses and dies during a visit to his home; Anwar becomes a murder suspect.

Cast and crew: Seif Eddine Shawkat, Hassan Mazhar Gasour, Nelly, Salah Zulfikar, Nabila Ebeid, Ziad Mowali, Rafiq Sabi'i, Mariam Fakhr Eddine, Hala Shawkat, Khaled Taja, Nadia Arslan, Ahmed Abu Saeda, Mona Wassef

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Comancheros 1961 John Wayne Window Card

The Commancheros (1961) - (John Wayne) US Window Card

This is a 14" x 22" US window card for the 1961 Michael Curtiz film The Comancheros based on the 1952 Paul Wellman novel of the same title, screenplay by James Edward Grant and Clair Huffaker and starring John Wayne as Captain Jake Cutter. Plot summary: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests Paul Regret, a gambler, but soon joins forces with his prisoner in a fight against a gang of arms merchants and thieves.

Cast and crew: Michael Curtiz, John Wayne, James Edward Grant, Clair Huffaker, Paul Wellman (1952 novel), Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff, Lee Marvin, Michael Ansara, Patrick Wayne, Bruce Cabot, Joan O'Brien, Jack Elam, Edgar Buchanan, Henry Daniell, Richard Devon

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