“The Lady Killers” Movie Poster & 7 Lobby Cards
Original The Lady Killers (1955) movie poster along with 7 original lobby cards. A British black comedy made by Ealing Studios, screenwriter William Rose was nominated for an Academy Award. Plot: A gang of five diverse oddball criminal types planning a bank robbery rent a two room apartment in an isolated house on a London cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow (Katie Johnson) with three pet parrots who believes they are members of an amateur string quintet. When the gang set out to kill Mrs Wilberforce, they run into one problem after another, and they get what they deserve.
This very rare and special country of origin poster with magnificent artwork by Graphic Designer Reginald Mount (1906 to 1979). The poster is graded very fine. This is a highly collectable poster from a British classic.
Measurements: 27″W X 41″H