Archive for Ava Gardner

Second Run Showcase :: A Great New Thrill in Movie Enjoyment! (March, 1954)

Posted in 1950-1959, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 20, 2015 by WB Kelso

 
100_3566
 
100_3568
 
100_3573

Bit of a CinemaScope hangover, here. But I just love the moxie of The Island theater not backing down from the big boys with their new “Wide-Vision Screen”!

The CinemaScope Blogathon :: The Ultimate in Spectacular Pageantry and Romantic Adventure! (February, 1954)

Posted in 1950-1959, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 13, 2015 by WB Kelso

 

100_3463

 

100_3467

 

100_3471

 

100_3475

 

100_3480

 

100_3483

 

100_3490

 

100_3497

 

100_3499

 

This post is part of ClassicBecky’s Brain Food and Wide Screen World’s CinemaScope Blogathon. Be sure click on over and check out all the other wonderful entries. And be sure to check out all the other CinemaScope ads already posted with this handy linkage.

cinescope-blogathon_voyageKnights of the Round Table (1953) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) / P: Pandro S. Berman / D: Richard Thorpe / W: Talbot Jennings, Jan Lustig, Noel Langley, Thomas Malory (story) / C: Stephen Dade, Freddie Young / E: Frank Clarke / M: Miklós Rózsa / S: Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Mel Ferrer, Anne Crawford, Stanley Baker

An Event! A Walloping Piece of Entertainment! You’ll FEEL It as Well as See It! (October, 1975)

Posted in 1970-1979, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 13, 2014 by WB Kelso

 
100_3237
 
100_3241
 
100_3245
 
100_3247
 
100_3249
 
100_3256
 
100_3260
 
100_3264
 
100_3265
 
You know, I’m not sure what did more damage to L.A. in this flick: the earthquake, or the scenery chewing done by the majority of the cast. The levels on the Richter Scale were about even, after all, making it too close to call.

Earthquake (1974) The Filmakers Group :: Universal Pictures / EP: Jennings Lang / P: Mark Robson, Bernard Donnenfeld / D: Mark Robson / W: George Fox, Mario Puzo / C: Philip Lathrop / E: Dorothy Spencer / M: John Williams / S: Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, George Kennedy, Lorne Greene, Geneviève Bujold, Richard Roundtree, Victoria Principal, Marjoe Gortner

Never Before So Much Fun with a Student Body! (December, 1960)

Posted in 1960-1969, Movie Ads with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 29, 2012 by WB Kelso

 

 

 

 

 

Other Points of Interest:

Poster campaign for Sex Kittens Go to College at the Archive.

Sex Kittens Go to College (1960) Albert Zugsmith Productions :: Photoplay Associates :: Allied Artists / P: Albert Zugsmith / AP: Robert Hill, Martin Milner / D: Albert Zugsmith / W: Robert Hill, Albert Zugsmith / C: Ellis Carter / E: William Austin / M: Dean Elliott / S: Mamie Van Doren, Tuesday Weld, Mijanou Bardot, Louis Nye, Martin Milner, Pamela Mason, Mickey Shaughnessy, Alan Drake, Vampira

Pay or Die! (1960) Allied Artists / P: Richard Wilson / D: Richard Wilson / W: Richard Collins, Bertram Millhauser / C: Lucien Ballard / S: Ernest Borgnine, Zohra Lampert, Alan Austin