Star Wars Japanese Original Vintage Poster 1977
Original japanese vintage One sheet 1977 cinema poster of the classic iconic Star Wars feature film –
Featuring Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, C3P0, R2D2, Chewbacca and Obi Wan Kenobi.
Directed by George Lucas
Measures 20 x 29″/ 50.8 x 73.7cm (Japanese B2)
Unframed rolled (never been folded)
Condition : very good
Star Wars (retroactively titled Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope) is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas, produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by 20th Century-Fox. It stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker and Peter Mayhew. It is the first installment of the original Star Wars trilogy, the first of the franchise to be produced, and the fourth episode of the “Skywalker saga”.
This poster is from the 1978 first release of the film in Japan and features the Academy Award nominations. The design combines elements of the iconic Hildebrandt brothers and Tom Jung designs to a wonderful effect.