Film: Aftermath (1927)
Year poster printed: 1927
Exact Size: 24.5" x 33.5"
Artist: M. Lichtenberg
This is an original Danish movie poster from 1927 for the German silent film Brennende Grenze (released in the United States as "Aftermath" and in Denmark as "Friskaren"). The movie stars Jenny Hasselqvist (who is drawn on the poster against a background of men on horses with bayonet-fitted rifles), Hubert von Meyerinck, Fritz Alberti, Hans Adalbert Schlettow and Olga Tschechowa. Erich Waschneck directed the film. M. Lichtenberg is the artist for the poster.
The silent drama follows a young widow whose estate is confiscated by the Polish government just after World War I on the highly contested Polish-German border. The German title translates as "Burning Border."
The poster measures exactly 24.5" x 33.5" and is in very good condition with age-appropriate edge and surface wear from handling and storage. The poster was folded at the time of printing but has been stored flat for several decades. It will be rolled for shipping in a rigid, tube mailer.
This very rare and collectible poster, printed in 1927 for the initial Danish release of Aftermath, is not a reproduction or a reprint.
Film: Au Secours (1925)
Year poster printed: 1925
Exact Size: 23.5" x 31.75"
This is a rare, original French movie poster from 1925 for the French/German silent film Au Secours starring Harry Piel, Denise Legeay, Jose Davert, Fred Berger, Dary Holm and Marguerite Madys. Harry Piel and Gerard Bourgeois directed the film. Gaillant is the artist for the poster. The crime film, also referred to by the title Face à la mort, was released in France in October 1925.
The poster measures 23.5" x 31.75" and is in good to very good condition. It has never been folded since being printed for display in 1925. The poster has minor creasing, areas of paper loss on the left and lower right borders and two small tears at the bottom edge of the poster.
Please look closely at the photo (this is the exact poster you are buying). The small, black squares in the corners of the poster are magnets to hold the poster down.
This extremely rare and collectible poster, printed in 1925 for the French release of Au Secours, is not a reproduction or a reprint.
Film: Revenge (1928)
Year poster printed: 1928
Size: 14" x 36" (plus linen border)
This is an extremely rare, original insert movie poster from 1928 for the silent film Revenge starring Dolores Del Rio, James A. Marcus, Sophia Ortiga, LeRoy Mason, and Rita Carewe. Edwin Carewe directed the film based on the 1921 short story "The Bear Tamer's Daughter" by Konrad Bercovici.
The poster measures 13"x 36" and has never been folded. It has been linen-backed for long-term preservation and display. The poster was in good to very good condition prior to linen-backing. It had pinholes, some small tears, and minor paper loss in the borders prior to restoration.
Please look closely at the photo (this is the exact poster you are buying). This collectible linen-backed insert poster, printed in 1928 to promote the initial theatrical release of Revenge, is not a reproduction or a reprint. The black circles in the corners of the poster are magnets to hold the poster down and are not any defect or part of the poster.
Film: Wings (1927)
Year poster printed: 1929 (first theatrical release in Sweden)
Exact Size: 13.25" x 27.5"
"To those young warriors of the sky whose wings are folded about them forever in this motion picture is reverently dedicated."
This is an extremely rare, original Swedish movie poster from 1929 for the World War I aviation classic Wings starring Clara Bow, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Gary Cooper, Richard Arlen, Arlette Marchal and Jobyna Ralston. William A. Wellman directed the 1927 silent film that won the first Academy Award for Best Picture.
The unrestored, stolpe poster is from the initial Swedish theatrical release of the film in 1929 and measures 13.25" x 27.5". It is in very good condition (given the advanced age of the poster). The poster was folded a number of times at the time of printing. It has been stored flat for many years and will be rolled for shipping in a rigid tube mailer. There is a small piece of tape with the name of the movie on the back of the poster near the the top. It very slightly bleeds through to the front.
Please look closely at the photo (this is the exact poster you are buying). This scarce and very collectible poster, printed in 1929 to promote the initial theatrical release of Wings in Sweden, is not a reproduction or a reprint. The black squares in the corners of the poster are magnets to hold the poster down and are not any defect or part of the poster.