An original rare 1966 German theatrical re-release poster for Seven Year Itch, an American 1955 Billy Wilder comedy starring screen sex symbol Marilyn Monroe and Tom Ewell. In the midst of a summer heat wave, New Yorker Richard Sherman (Tom Ewell) ships his wife, Helen (Evelyn Keyes), and their son off to Maine for vacation. Left alone to work back in Manhattan, Richard encounters a gorgeous blonde model (Marilyn Monroe) who has moved into the apartment upstairs, and becomes immediately infatuated. Its famous for the iconic Marilyn air-vent shot.
Re-release posters are generally less valuable than the first release issues, but this design by Dorothea Fischer-Nosbisch has become a sought after and highly collectable poster.
Seven Year Itch (1966)
Medium (A1 - 23" x 33") German
Very good condition. The poster has minor fold and border wear. Folded as issued.