Australian Daybills Original or Reissue

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BARABBAS Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

18 Jun 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
It is always disappointing for collectors to find that the daybill that they thought was original turns out to be a reissue. Sellers on ebay and other auctions often sell misrepresented posters and...

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FIRE MAIDENS FROM OUTER SPACE and SNOW CREATURE Original or Reissue daybills

24 May 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The artwork on original Movie Posters can sometimes be very disappointing and this can occasionally lead collectors to mistakenly believe that some posters are reissues when, in fact, they are...

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THE ITALIAN JOB Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

28 Mar 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
An Italian Job duotone daybill (pictured below right) has often been referred to as original release on ebay and other sites. However, it is actually an early 1970s release daybill that is...

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MY FAIR LADY Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

17 Mar 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
When you see these two My Fair Lady daybills together it is fairly obvious that one is original and the other a re release. The original daybill has the "For General Exhibition" censor logo...

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EDGE OF THE CITY Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

2 Feb 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
A hand litho daybill for Edge of the City (pictured to the left) has turned up fairly regularly on ebay.There are some obvious clues to prove that the Edge of the City daybill is actually a late...

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The Searchers Daybill Movie Poster - Original or Reissue?

20 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The Searchers is yet another example of a daybill that has been misrepresented on ebay. The Searchers daybill is a rare and sought after John Wayne title. Collectors seeing a hand litho daybill...

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THE OMEGA MAN Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

18 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The Omega Man is another daybill that is regularly misrepresented on ebay. There doesn't seem to be any inclination for ebay to take any action about these things and there are a great many...

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THE TITFIELD THUNDERBOLT Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

12 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Original posters for The Titfield Thunderbolt are so rare that a later release has often been mistakenly sold as first release. This is another example where the differences are obvious when seen...

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WATERLOO BRIDGE Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

10 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The year of release of daybills for Waterloo Bridge is fairly easy to spot when you see them side by side. However, the original true first release is so rare that it has only turned up a couple of...

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DUMBO Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

9 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
There has always been some uncertainty about the release dates of Dumbo Australian daybills. The original daybill is so rare that it led many to believe that another RKO version was original. However...

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SPELLBOUND Daybill Movie poster Original or Reissue?

7 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Daybills for Alfred Hitchcock's Spellbound are incredibly rare. When I purchased the blue background Spellbound daybill many years ago I thought it was original because nothing else had been seen...

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BILLY THE KID Daybill Movie poster - Original or Reissue?

3 Jan 2018 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Not too difficult to work out the original from the re releases for Billy the Kid - particularly when you see them all together! The original on the left was printed by The Marchant Company. Second...