Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Vintage Movie Posters

Vintage Movie posters from our antiques mall. We put the original movie trailers they were advertising beside them for fun.

Carrie (1976) Original Movie PosterClick the poster to enlarge & watch the trailer!
Carrie is a 1976 American supernatural horror film based on the 1974 novel of the same name by Stephen King. The film was directed by Brian De Palma and written by Lawrence D. Cohen.
The film received two Academy Award nominations, one for Sissy Spacek in the title role and one for Piper Laurie as her abusive mother. The film featured numerous young actors – including Nancy Allen, William Katt, Amy Irving and John Travolta – whose careers were launched, or escalated, by the film. It also relaunched the screen and television career of Laurie, who had not been active in show business since 1961.


Dog Day Afternoon (1975) Original Movie Poster
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Dog Day Afternoon (1975) a true story. A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus. Starring Al Pacino, John Cazale, Charles Durning, Chris Sarandon, Penelope Allen, James Broderick, Lance Henriksen, and Carol Kane. The title refers to the "dog days of summer".
The film was inspired by P.F. Kluge's article "The Boys in the Bank", which tells a similar story of the robbery of a Brooklyn bank by John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale on August 22, 1972. This article was published in Life in 1972. The film received critical acclaim upon its September 1975 release by Warner Bros. Pictures, some of which referred to its anti-establishment tone. Dog Day Afternoon was nominated for several Academy Awards and Golden Globe awards, and won one Academy Award.

At The Earth's Core (1976) Original Movie Poster
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At the Earth's Core is a 1976 fantasy-science fiction film produced by Britain's Amicus Productions. It was directed by Kevin Connor and starred Peter Cushing, Caroline Munro, Philippa Herring and Doug McClure. It was filmed in Technicolor. It was based on the fantasy novel At the Earth's Core, by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first book of his Pellucidar series, in token of which the film is also known as Edgar Rice Burroughs' At the Earth's Core. The original music score was composed by Mike Vickers.

Futureworld (1976) Original Movie Poster
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Futureworld where for the right price anything you have ever imagined and more can be yours. A world built to safely satisfy everything you have ever wanted. It has been several years since the disaster at the Delos resort (events of "Westworld"), and Delos is ready to reopen, replacing Westworld with the new "Futureworld," which is getting rave reviews. However, one of Delos's most famous critics, reporter Chuck Browning, is still not convinced that Delos has cleaned up its act, especially after an informant with inside information about Delos is murdered. Chuck teams up with fellow reporter Tracy Ballard and goes to Delos to find out why his source was killed. What they discover is beyond any of their imaginations.
Starring Peter Fonda, Yull Brynner, Blythe Danner, and Arthur Hill.

These are just some of the vintage movie memorabilia from our antiques mall. We also have autographs and other great collectibles. We offer free antiques appraisals and buy vintage collectibles. If we can help you please contact us.