Up for sale are FOUR of the earliest and most interesting ORIGINAL STAR WARS ADVANCES in MINT CONDITION! I've posted detailed information and research about these IMPORTANT ORIGINALS. George Lucas' company started marketing Star Wars in 1976. In the 2007 book, "The Making Of Star Wars, " great detail is given about The Star Wars Corporation's early marketing of the film.It mentions that at the comic book conventions in 1976, when the Howard Chaykin poster [Star Wars Poster 1] was released, the Star Wars Corporation, a. LUCASFILM, handed out a two-sided flyer advertising the upcoming movie (see photos #1, 2, & 3). Made LONG BEFORE the completion of the film, the flyer speaks of many elements that were eventually changed. Great early Star Wars stuff is printed on this unique handout. It's more than AMAZING to read and a must have for any serious Star Wars collection. Very few originals have survived. It's unquestionably a real treasure and an exceptionally early item. In fact, it's the earliest item that was distributed to the public on Star Wars. This example is NOT a copy! This is one of the actual originals that were made for the table Howard Chaykin used to sell and sign his now famous Star Wars advance posters at.
A COMPLETE SET OF ALL THREE. ORIGINAL STAR WARS 1977 ADVANCE MINI-WINDOW CARD MOVIE POSTERS!Sought after original Star Wars movie posters (see photo #1 and 5). Fox distributed all 3 of these. The original 20th Century-Fox press-book for Star Wars instructs theater managers to wild post in and around campuses; on bulletin boards, in meeting halls, cafeterias, bookstores, music shops, everywhere students congregate.
These SUPER RARE ADVANCE SET of mini window posters were used for that exact purpose, as well as being displayed at the movie theater ticket counters. When Fox began to market Star Wars in early 1977 they could not decide on how to market the film. Mark Hamill did a QVC television program on Oct.
28, 1992 and was quoted to say, When [Star Wars] opened we didn't have any posters--we just had photographs outside the building. " He elaborates by saying that, "Fox wasn't sure what campaign to go with--an adventure, a 2001 odyssey, etc. The 3 mini window posters offered here demonstrate nicely the early Star Wars campaign in progress. The wordy Teaser pictured in the middle speaks of "Imagination" but does not deliver.
This "Odyssey" style poster was dropped from the campaign early on before the film's release. It was ONLY made in this mini window and jumbo (84x91 inch) 7-sheet size. The final version of a teaser made for the Star Wars campaign, taken from the film's lead-in, was only ready shortly before the May 25th release date in 1977. Have been used by the motion picture industry since the silent film days. Not all films released had mini window posters.Mostly big films such as The Wizard of Oz, King Kong, Casablanca, all the way to 2001: A Space Odyssey used mini window posters. They are among the rarest of all posters made, MUCH RARER than the one sheets! Most were hung and used, few survived. No Star Wars poster collection is complete without these! All 3 of these posters are in MINT condition! The first one with the May 25 release date measures 7 1/2" x 6 3/4". The "Odyssey" version with the PG logo measures 9 1/2" x 7 1/2, " and the Final version with the Dolby logo measures 8x10 inches and the STAR WARS CORPORATION 1976 FLYER measures 8 1/2" x 11". If you're looking for an investment/museum quality item. Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi Anthony Daniels.... FREE is a mint condition copy of the Star Wars collectors guide (see photos #4 and 5). It is the best source for information, prices and photos on the original posters. The 3 mini windows are featured in it. It has a price guide.
AND full color photos on ALL of the following Star Wars posters & MORE! Star Wars poster Number 1 1976, 29 inches x 20 inches, AKA The Howard Chaykin poster. Advance Teaser Mylar One -Sheet 1976 inches.Advance Mini Window poster 1977, 7 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches. Advance Mini Window poster 1977, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. Mini window poster 1977, 10 x 8 inches. Advance Silver and Black One Sheet 1976. Style A One Sheet 1977.
Style B teaser One Sheet 1977. Style C One Sheet 1977.Style D One Sheet 1978. It's Back 1979 One Sheet, with Kenner Toy discount book. Six Sheet style A 1977. 3 Sheet Style A 1977. Silk Banner 1977 26 inches x 104 inches, silkscreen.
Portrait Lobby poster 37 1/2 x 34 inches 1977. Set of 2 - 20 x 30 inch lobby cards 1977. Insert card 1977 14 x 36 inches.Half Sheet 1977 22 x 28 inches. 30 x 40 inch Display Style A 1977. 40 x 60 inch Display Style A 1977. 40 x 60 inch Display Style D 1978. 11 X 14 inch lobby card set of 8 1977. 11 X14 inch lobby card set of 8 1978. Style D Standee 1978 40 x 60 inches. Dolby 1977 Star Wars Mini Window poster 8 1/2 x 11 inches. Star Wars Soundtrack Vader Mylar poster 1977 33 x 22 inches.
Style D Soundtrack One Sheet 1978. Star Wars Burger King Glasses Translight Poster. Star Wars 10th Anniversary GOLD Mylar One Sheet 1987. Concert Poster - John Williams.US Department of Heath 1979 Star Wars poster 14 x22 inches. National Public Radio Star Wars poster 1981 29 x 17 inches. Star Wars Hildebrandt British Quad 30 x 40 inches 1977. Star Wars Style C British Quad (NO AA) 1977. Empire Strikes Back Advance 8 - sheet 5 feet by 11 feet.
Empire Strikes Back Vader Advance 2 - Sheet. Empire Strikes Back Style A Advance 2 - sheet. Empire Strikes Back Advance 1 sheet. Empire Strikes Back Style A 1 sheet.
Empire Strikes Back 40x60 Style A. Empire Strikes Back 11x14 inch Lobby Card Set of 8. Empire Strikes Back German Premier Poster 47x67. Revenge of the Jedi Advance (No Date) 1 sheet.
Return of the Jedi Style B Test Proof 1 sheet. It can crash regardless of any decision you make and can even crash regardless of any decision made by the company related to the stock - Leaving you with a near worthless piece of paper that won't inspire anyone! The magnificence of art and historic documents have an inherent value that relates to civilization and society. Please write with any questions. If you're in the market for top quality original vintage movie posters or Star Wars, then please.
The item "STAR WARS 1976 Pre-Release LUCASFILM COMIC-CON Handout + 3 WINDOW MOVIE POSTERS" is in sale since Friday, July 6, 2018. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Posters\Originals-United States\1970-79".miniver" and is located in Studio City, California.
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