Rare Film Posters



Original British 30 inch x 40 inch tri-folded Quad Poster for the 1973 James Hill Drama THE BELSTONE FOX, based on the novel “The Ballad of the Belstone Fox” by David Rook and starring Eric Porter, Jeremy Kemp, Bill Travers, Rachel Roberts and Dennis Waterman.

The Belstone Fox is the nickname given to Tag, a young cub discovered in a woodland and adopted by huntsman Smith. Smith becomes obsessed with Tag but when Tag leads the hunt into the path of a train and many hounds are killed, the result is tragic.

Poster art by Brian Bysouth.

Brian Bysouth was born in London in 1936 and attended Willesden Art School as a junior. He joined Downtons agency in the late 1950s where his first accepted film art was for “Tiger Bay”. Apart from a short break with another agency he stayed with Downtons until 1973 when he went freelance. In 1983 he joined Feref Associates where he stayed till his retirement in 2002. In his 40 odd year career he has produced some of the most iconic film posters, from the initial “Tiger Bay” to “Cromwell”, “The Golden Voyage of Sinbad”, “The Island at the Top of the World”, “Raiders of the Lost Ark”, “Big Trouble in Little China”, “The Bounty” and “The Emerald Forest”.

Printed by W.E. Berry Ltd., Bradford

The poster is in very good tri-folded condition (3 vertical folds). Will be shipped rolled.

Availability: 1 in stock