1940s (Original Movie Posters)

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Secrets of a Model (1940)
Pretty girl in need of money for her dying mom's operation poses for a sculpture. Later she gets involved with drunken playboys and gets pregnant.
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Casablanca (1942) | Original Movie Poster | Vintage Film Poster
During WWII, Rick, a nightclub owner in Casablanca, agrees to help his former lover Ilsa and her husband. Soon, Ilsa's feelings for Rick resurface and she finds herself renewing her love for him.
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Notorious (1946)
Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, and Claude Rains are featured with the admired "key" motif on this excellent one sheet from Alfred Hitchcock's captivating thriller. Grant is an American secret agent tasked with bringing the leader of a Nazi spy group (Claude Rains) to justice. Bergman co-stars as a woman devastated by her German father's suicide who is enlisted by Grant to seduce and wed Rains with hopes of bringing him down.
an old movie poster hangs on the wall in front of a brick wall with a black dress
Pin Up Girl (1944)
Lorry Jones works at the military canteen and entertains soldiers. She takes up a job at Washington DC and goes to party in New York where she meets and falls in love with Tommy, a naval hero.
an old movie poster for air raid wardens featuring two women in blue dresses and hats
Air Raid Wardens (1943)
Set in the backdrop of World War II, the story revolves around two misfit air raid wardens who become heroes in their own right after ruining the Nazi plan of bombing the local magnesium plant.
an old cartoon movie poster for the film part time pal, featuring tom and jerry
Tom And Jerry In Part Time Pal (1946)
Super rare early Tom & Jerry poster from the 1947 first release. Tom falls into a barrel of cider and gets drunk, and he is friends with everyone including Jerry, and together they raid the refrigerator, but then Tom sobers up and is back to normal.
an old movie poster hangs on the wall in front of a brick wall with a black dress
Pin Up Girl (1944)
Lorry Jones works at the military canteen and entertains soldiers. She takes up a job at Washington DC and goes to party in New York where she meets and falls in love with Tommy, a naval hero.
a movie poster for the film lardi di biciclette with two men riding bicycles
Bicycle Thieves (1948)
Unemployed Antonio Ricci (Lamberto Maggiorani) is elated when he finally finds work hanging posters around war-torn Rome. His wife, Maria (Lianella Carell), sells the family's bed linens to retrieve Antonio's bicycle from the pawnshop so he can take the job. However, disaster strikes when Antonio's bicycle is stolen, and his new job is doomed unless he can find the thief. With the help of his lively son, Bruno (Enzo Staiola), Antonio combs the city, growing increasingly desperate for justice.
an old movie poster hangs on the wall in front of a brick wall with a black frame
Lady From Shanghai, The (1948)
"Do all rich women play games like this?" Very rare US 3 sheet for this Rita Hayworth classic. A seaman becomes involved in a complex murder plot when he is hired to work on a yacht. He soon finds himself implicated in the murder, despite his innocence. The film is best remembered for it's climax "hall of mirrors" scene with a shoot out amidst shards of shattering glass.
an advertisement for the adventures of captain marvel
Adventures Of Captain Marvel (1941)
Adventures of Captain Marvel is a 1941 American 12-chapter black-and-white movie serial from Republic Pictures, produced by Hiram S. Brown, Jr., directed by John English and William Witney, that stars Tom Tyler in the title role of Captain Marvel and Frank Coghlan, Jr. as his alter ego, Billy Batson. The first of the movie superheroes.