ORIGINAL not a reprint or reproduction! , first release 1 sheet poster for the all-time classic'The Empire Strikes Back" - the first and perhaps best of the "Star Wars sequels & prequels.This is the Style A poster, also known as the GWTW ("Gone With the Wind") style, due to the image of Harrison Ford holding Carrie Fisher. The artwork is by Roger Kastel.
This poster was allegedly recalled due to the fact that Billy Dee Williams was not pictured on it. In any case, other style 1 sheets were created for the film but this one is the best and most sought-after. Note that this is the International Style: printed in the USA for use throughout the world; the artwork is the same but there is no MPAA Ratings box in lower left. Poster measures 27x41 inches and is in excellent condition: folded as issued, there is very minor fold wear but no signs of having been used/posted.
NOTE: PLEASE IGNORE THE BLACK MAGNETS IN THE CORNERS: THEY ARE USED DURING THE PHOTOGRAPHIC PROCESS AND AREN'T PUSHPINS, HOLES OR A DESIGN ELEMENT. PLEASE SEE OUR OTHER AUCTIONS AND STORE ITEMS FOR COOL MOVIE POSTERS. It must come back in the same condition as it was sent. FILM/ART has one of the finest collections of original movie posters.The item "EMPIRE STRIKES BACK 1980 Style A 1sh Exc condition ESB Star Wars FilmArt Gallery" is in sale since Tuesday, March 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Posters\Originals-United States\1980-89". The seller is "filmartgallery" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.