The Naked & The Dead Vintage Movie Poster
Ca. 1950 Original vintage Movie poster titled “The Naked and The Dead”, a movie adaptation of the bestselling novel based on World War II. Plot: In the Pacific during World War 2, the officers live a comfortable life with good food, good drink and good quarters. When the campaign slows down, the Commander sends a squad to the top of a mountain behind enemy lines to report on the Japanese troop movements. The squad is commanded by a tough cynical Sergeant who takes no prisoners and even takes the gold from the teeth of the enemy dead. Before the mission starts, the lieutenant, who has had a cushy job due to a life of wealth and privilege, criticizes the Commander over his attitude towards the common soldier and is re-assigned to lead the squad. The veteran Sergeant wants to complete this mission as ordered, and he will do everything he can do to see that it is successful.
Measurements: Poster: 41″H x 24″W, Frame: 45.5″H x 31″W SKU: WA1009