Film Posters of the 50s

Film Posters of the 50s

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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 genres.show more

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

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"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

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