This is an original 30" x 40" poster from the film "THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK" released in 1980. This poster was sent to theatres to be displayed in the lobby to promote the film's engagement.
It was issued by National Screen Service. The infamous "Gone With The Wind" style poster in 30"x40"!These posters in this size are very rare and hard to get in any condition. They were produced in limited numbers due to their size, unlike a regular 27x41. This gorgeous poster by Rodger Kastel is often referred to as the "Gone with the Wind".
Style, as it resembles the 1967 re-release one sheet from that film. Due to a dispute with Billy Dee Williams over his image being absent from the poster, these styles A items were only used for a short time before being pulled. Additionally, fewer 30" by 40" posters were made than their one-sheet counterparts, making this piece harder to find. It is not cropped or a stock image. This collectible poster, printed in 1980 to promote the theatrical release of The Empire Strikes Back, is not a reproduction or a reprint.
Poster has 1 small tear at top (about a 1/4) outside of image on the white border. Poster has very small edge wear. Poster light yellowing on backside. C8 Excellent - Investment quality. Pin holes, small tears, etc.
The item "RARE STAR WARS 1980 The Empire Strikes RECALLED MOVIE POSTER RARE SIZE 30X40" is in sale since Monday, July 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Posters\Originals-United States\1980-89".
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