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Australian Movie Poster Misprints and Errors - are they more valuable?

9 Dec 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Over the years there have been a number of examples of Australian Movie Poster Misprints. The errors range from spelling mistakes to incorrect artwork or images. A collector recently asked me...

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MARCHANT and Co Australian Daybill Movie Posters

8 Dec 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Daybills printed by Marchant and Co in the 1930s and 40s were unique for their photo litho style. In my opinon, they are among the finest examples of all Australian posters. Here is a small random...

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Captain Thunderbolt: The search continues

8 Dec 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The search continues to recover Captain Thunderbolt, a quintessential Australian film. Captain Thunderbolt was released in 1953, directed by Cecil Holmes and starring Grant Taylor, Charles...

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From Russia With Love Daybill

5 Dec 2017 | Added by user | 0 Comments
One James Bond daybill that has remained very elusive over the years has been From Russia With Love Daybill (1963). In recent years four have surfaced but it is likely that they will remain with the...

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CAPTAIN THUNDERBOLT Australian Daybill - Original or Reissue

3 Dec 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Captain Thunderbolt was released in 1953, directed by Cecil Holmes and starring Grant Taylor, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Rosemary Miller, Harp McGuire. Posters and advertising material for...

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JULIUS CAESAR Daybill Movie Poster - Original or Reissue?

20 Jul 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
A late1960s release daybill for Julius Caesar appears on ebay quite regularly and is often misdescribed as being an original 1953 release. ebay doesnt appear to care whether movie posters are...

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JUNGLE JIM Daybill Movie Posters Original or Reissue?

15 Feb 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Jungle Jim was very popular as a TV series in Australia in the 60s and a number of the 1950s films were re released to cash in on the appeal of the show. Green and black stock daybills were printed...

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MAJOR Collection of Original Australian Movie posters 1920's - 70s

19 Jan 2017 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Over the next two months, we will be listing one of the finest collections of Australian Movie Posters ever seen. In fact, it is surely the most valuable single collection ever sold as a lot in...

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GIRL ON THE TRAIN Movie Review

27 Oct 2016 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
When a successful bestseller like Girl on the Train inspires a movie, there will always the question of whether the script should accurately follow the novel or whether subtle or even major plot...

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SULLY Clint Eastwood's film unwittingly shows major flaws in Crew Emergency Procedures

18 Sep 2016 | Added by user | 0 Comments
I can only assume that Clint Eastwood made a thorough fact check of the ill fated US Airways Flight 1549 of Jan 15 2009. It is particularly important that he portrayed the events accurately...

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Carry On Australian Daybill Movie Posters

24 Aug 2016 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Carry On Australian Daybill Movie Posters have become highly sought after in recent years. The Carry On series of British Comedy films commenced in the late 1950s with Carry On Sergeant and...

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Daybill Cover art for Love on the Dole

5 Feb 2016 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Australian Daybill Cover art for Love on the Dole Love on the Dole is a gritty British film produced in 1941 and dealing with life in the Depression, unemployment, poverty, unwanted pregnancy and...