Film Posters of the 50s

Film Posters of the 50s

4.16 (12 ratings by Goodreads)
Edited by  , Edited by 

List price: US$25.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


The fifties was the unforgettable decade in which movies exploded on the screen, more colorful, sexier, and wilder than ever before. Faced with the new challenge of television, the studios conjured up a host of irresistible attractions: Cinemascope, Vista-Vision, and 3D; the sexy Marilyn Monroe and voluptuous Jayne Mansfield; the moody figures of Paul Newman and James Dean; and the emergence of the sci-fi and horror more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 254 x 297.18 x 12.7mm | 771.1g
  • Overlook Press
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1585674524
  • 9781585674527
  • 1,258,085

Review quote

"Arresting examples of an art that vanished somewhere about the time modern life went caterwauling to hell and Karen Black's career hit the toilet." (show more

Rating details

12 ratings
4.16 out of 5 stars
5 50% (6)
4 25% (3)
3 17% (2)
2 8% (1)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X