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Wendy Hughes has died aged 61 - a great Australian actress

8 May 2014 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Sad news that Wendy Hughes has died aged 61 after a battle with cancer. It is believed that she passed away in Sydney yesterday morning. Wendy Hughes was one of the great Australian actresses,...

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JEREMY SAUNDERS Australian Movie Posters

17 Apr 2014 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Jeremy Saunders Movie Poster Designer Jeremy Saunders has produced key art for many movie posters in recent years. His designs are innovative and striking with...

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High Society Australian Daybill - Original or Reissue?

19 Mar 2014 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
High Society Australian Daybill - Original or Reissue? A full colour High Society Daybill movie poster, printed by Advertising and Commercial, has turned up occasionally on various auction sites....

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Killing time - killed by Free to air TV

30 Nov 2013 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
I first saw Killing Time with David Wenham on Foxtel a couple of years ago. I thought it was a compelling Australian Drama series with a great cast. However, it screened recently on one of the...

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Queensland Gallery of Modern Art Movie Poster Presentation report

12 Nov 2013 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The Queensland Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) invited me to be guest speaker as part of their Endless Summer Sundays California Design Living in a Modern Way Exhibition on November 3rd. The Gallery has...

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PATRICIA LOVELL AUSTRALIAN FILM PRODUCER DIES AGED 83

27 Jan 2013 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Patricia Lovell, Award winning producer of some of the classic Australian films of the 70s, passed away yesterday from liver cancer aged 83. Although Patricia Lovell will be remembered fondly...

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James Bond Spy Who Loved Me Daybill Original or Reissue?

17 Jan 2013 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
James Bond Spy Who Loved Me Daybill There are two versions of The Spy Who Loved Me Daybill movie poster but there has always been some confusion about which came first. One is printed by M.A.P.S...

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Rare Movie posters for TV series MY FRIEND FLICKA episodes

11 Jan 2013 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Occasionally TV shows from the 50s would be shown in cinemas in Australia as compilations or second feature films prior to the main feature. Movie posters for these series are consequently rare but I...

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White Cargo Daybill: Original or Reissue?

19 Oct 2012 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
White Cargo Daybill: Original or Reissue? Where a full colour daybill is known to exist, many dealers and collectors have often routinely make the assumption that one or two colour daybills for...

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Planet of the Apes Daybill: Original or Re-Issue?

18 Oct 2012 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Planet of the Apes Daybill: Original or Re-Issue? Planet of the Apes is a 1968 American science fiction film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, based on the 1963 French novel La Planète...

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North by Northwest Daybill: Original or Re-Issue?

17 Oct 2012 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
North by Northwest Daybill: Original or Re-Issue? The poster on the right is often sold as the original release but when you see the two posters together it is quite obvious that the Mt Rushmore...

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The Day the Earth Stood Still Daybill - Original or Reissue

15 Apr 2012 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
AUSTRALIAN MOVIE POSTERS The Day the Earth Stood Still Daybill (1951) Original or Reissue Directed by Robert Wise. With Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe. One of the great Sci Fi...