The World's Rarest Movie Posters

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A perfect book for lovers of movies and movie posters. Over 283 color images of vintage movie posters include the extremely rare drive-in theater posters along with more common one-sheet size. These posters, often very different from the standard posters, were printed in smaller numbers, adding to their interest and value. All of these posters have less than ten known copies in existence, and many have only one or two known examples. Posters of such favorite movies as "Alien," "Caddy Shack," and the "Attack of ...

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Overview

A perfect book for lovers of movies and movie posters. Over 283 color images of vintage movie posters include the extremely rare drive-in theater posters along with more common one-sheet size. These posters, often very different from the standard posters, were printed in smaller numbers, adding to their interest and value. All of these posters have less than ten known copies in existence, and many have only one or two known examples. Posters of such favorite movies as "Alien," "Caddy Shack," and the "Attack of the 50-Foot Woman" are included, with iconic movie stars Marilyn Monroe, Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Auction results from 1989-the present, and other pricing information make this a useful tool for collectors of posters who are trying to make informed purchasing decisions. Graphic designers will love it.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764334986
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 7/28/2010
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 1,483,306
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

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A perfect book for lovers of movies and movie posters. Here are images of some of the rarest movie posters in the world. With over 283 color images of vintage movie posters,.the extremely rare drive-in theater posters are featured along with the more common one-sheet size. These posters, often very different from the standard posters, were printed in smaller numbers, adding to their interest and value. All of these posters have less than ten known copies in existence, and many have only one or two known examples. Posters of such favorite movies as "Alien," "Caddy Shack," and the "Attack of the 50-Foot Woman" are included, with iconic movie stars Marilyn Monroe, Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. Auction results from 1989-the present, and other pricing information make this a useful tool for collectors of posters who are trying to make informed purchasing decisions.

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