Rare Film Posters

MAROONED

£99.50

Original British 30 inch x 40 inch Quad Poster for the 1969 John Sturges Sci-Fi Film MAROONED, based on the novel by Martin Caidin and starring Gregory Peck, Gene Hackman, Richard Crenna, David Janssen, James Franciscus, Lee Grant, Nancy Kovak, Mariette Hartley, Scott Brady, Craig Huebing and John Carter.

Three American astronauts are stranded in space when their retros won’t fire. Can they be rescued before their oxygen runs out?

Poster art by Howard Terpning. Howard Terpning was born November 5, 1927, in Oak Park, Illinois. He is an American painter and illustrator best known for his paintings of Native Americans. He studied at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and the American Academy of Art in Chicago. In 1962, he began working as a freelance artist creating magazine covers, story illustrations and advertising art for publications such as Reader’s Digest, Time and Newsweek.
In addition Terpning completed over 80 movie posters starting with The Guns of Navarone in 1961. Other examples include Cleopatra, Doctor Zhivago, The Sound of Music, The Sand Pebbles, and the 1967 re-release of Gone with the Wind.

Printed by Lonsdale & Bartholomew, Nottingham

The poster is in very good folded condition several short edge nicks which were once repaired from the reverse with tape which has now mainly fallen away.

Availability: 1 in stock

Original British 30 inch x 40 inch Quad Poster