National General (first release) Italian Horizontal One-Foglio 28x39 Linen Backed
Original National General Pictures Italian 28x39 for the sports adventure, LE MANS (1971) starring Steve McQueen and Elga Andersen. The film was directed by Siegfried Rauch. Presented in a documentary style, this film depicts one of the world's hardest auto endurance tests-- Le Mans in France. The race goes on for 24 hours on a 14.5 kilometer course through the French countryside. Steve McQueen plays the Grand Prix driver who passionately proclaims, "When you're racing -- it is life." McQueen was an experienced driver and actually does all of his own driving in the racing sequences. Offered here is an unusual horizontal one-foglio from the first Italian release. The poster has been linen backed and we have graded it in fine condition. The poster presents nicely. MovieArt Austin guarantees this poster to be an authentic Italian 28x39 one-foglio for this film. MovieArt Austin will sell NO reproductions.
Steve McQueen 1 - Actor
LEE H. KATZIN - Director
Siegfried Rauch - Actor