Australian Daybills Original or Reissue

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JUNGLE JIM Daybill Movie Posters Strikingly similar!

20 Oct 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
I guess the artist for the original Australian daybill of the 1953 Jungle Jim film Valley of Head Hunters was feeling a bit lazy. He basically used the same design as was used in the daybill for...

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MYSTERY OF PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK Daybill Movie Posters Original or Reissue?

14 Oct 2019 | Added by John Reid | 1 Comment
Two original Daybills for Picnic at Hanging Rock were printed. Although they are both very similar, they were printed by different printers for some unknown reason. It is impossible to tell which one...

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YOU'LL NEVER GET RICH Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

14 Sep 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Daybill Movie Posters for You'll Never Get Rich have always been incredibly scarce. Although both daybills would have been printed for the original release of the film, it is likely that the...

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SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON Daybill Movie poster Original or Reissue

1 Sep 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The original daybill for Swiss Family Robinson, pictured on the left, is incredibly rare so it is understandable that the daybill on the right is often sold as original. However, the poster on the...

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THE LIFE OF BRIAN Daybill Movie poster Original or Reissue

25 Jul 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
The original daybill for Monty Python's The Life of Brian is pictured on the left. The daybill on the right was printed in the early 1980s, probably 1983, for the Dolby Stereo release. Both...

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GILDA Daybill Movie poster - Original or Reissue?

21 Jul 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Gilda is one of the great Film Noirs and original posters are highly sought after. Australian daybills are very rare with only a handful turning up over the years. The original is pictured on the...

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I'LL CRY TOMORROW Daybill Movie poster Original or Reissue?

10 Jun 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
A number of collectors and dealers have mistenly thought that an I'll Cry Tomorrow daybill daybill is a first release original. It is quite understandable that they have assumed that the poster...

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MOGAMBO Daybill and One sheet Movie Posters - Original or Reissue?

9 Jun 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
At first glance, the two Mogambo daybills and one sheets look similar but when you take a closer look there are some differences in the artwork and wording that clearly show that the posters pictured...

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CARRIE Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

25 May 2019 | Added by user | 0 Comments
Carrie was released in 1976. The M.A.P.S daybill on the left carries the United Artists logo and is the original release daybill. The Robert Burton printed daybill on the right carries the...

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THE ABOMNIABLE DR PHIBES Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

21 May 2019 | Added by user | 0 Comments
The two daybills for The Abominable Dr Phibes, pictured below, are both quite rare and it is not surprising that the daybill on the left would be considered as original by some collectors. However,...

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SHANE Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

3 May 2019 | Added by John Reid | 0 Comments
Shane, starring Alan Ladd is one of the classic Westerns. The movie was filmed in 1951 but not actually released until 1953 after some tweaking and editing. The original daybill movie poster,...

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NORTH TO ALASKA Daybill Movie Poster Original or Reissue?

3 May 2019 | Added by user | 0 Comments
North to Alaska, starring John Wayne, was released in 1960 and Australian daybills for this film are quite rare. Two different styles have turned up occasionally and there has been some confusion...