Original Columbia Pictures Three Sheet Poster (41x81). Linen-backed. Very fine.
Original Columbia Pictures Three Sheet Poster (41x81) of the Curtis Bernhardt musical romance, MISS SADIE THOMPSON (1953) starring Rita Hayworth, Jose Ferrer, and Aldo Ray. This was the third time this popular story by W. Somerset Maugham was made into a film. The 1928 silent version was titled SADIE THOMPSON and starred Gloria Swanson, a performance for which she received an Academy Awards nomination for Best Actress. The story was used again in 1932 in the film RAIN, starring Joan Crawford. In this film Rita Hayworth plays the role of the woman of questionable repute who is trying to remake her life on a South Sea island. This beautiful Technicolor version was filmed on the sparsely populated Hawaiian island of Kauai. The film did receive an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Song. This original three sheet poster is linen-backed and in very fine condition.
JOSE FERRER - Actor
CURTIS BERNHARDT - Director
Rita Hayworth - Actor
Aldo Ray - Actor