James Bond and the Big Screen Legends
27 November - 15 December, 2012
An exhibition of vintage and original movie posters from the 1950â€™s onwards
Opening Cocktail Party 27th November, 6-9pm
Hong Kongâ€™s one and only vintage poster gallery, Picture This, is pleased to present â€œJames Bond and the Big Screen Legendsâ€. This exhibition for sale is a celebration of poster art created to promote major cinema events dating from the 1950â€™s to today.
This year marks the 50th year since â€œDr. Noâ€, the first James Bond film, appeared on cinema screens around the globe. A highlight of â€œJames Bond and the Big Screen Legendsâ€ is a collection of vintage and original memorabilia issued to promote the movies from the spy film series that has become one of the most influential and now the longest-running in cinema history.
Extending from the early movies starring the first Bond actor, Sean Connery; â€œFrom Russia with Loveâ€, â€œGoldfingerâ€ and â€œYou Only Live Twiceâ€, to the later movies starring Roger Moore; â€œThe Man with the Golden Gunâ€, â€œMoonrakerâ€ and â€œA View to a Killâ€, Picture This celebrates the franchiseâ€™s history and the wonderful poster artwork created to promote these films.