“Ain’t nobody can fly a car like Hooper…”
“HOOPER” is just one of those film posters that makes you go WOW ! especially if you’re a fan of Burt Reynolds (who still holds the record as Hollywood’s No.1 box-office superstar for five years in a row starting in 1978) or American muscle cars like the Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am beautifully rendered here (in full action mode) by Brian Bysouth. This country unique (British) design is easily the best looking paper from Hal Needham’s OTT auto-action fest and is very popular across a wide range of collectors. The originally folded (as issued) UK quad film poster offered here is from first year of release in Britain 1978 and displays and presents to excellent effect and represents a first class example of 1970’s nostalgia and desirable original movie memorabilia for the screen’s biggest star of the period.
TRIVIA: Although not the car in the poster Burt Reynolds sold his personal Pontiac Firebird Trans-Am at auction in 2014 for a whopping $450,000…more detail
UK Quad / (30″ x 40″) / Single Sided / Printed in England by Leonard Ripley & Co Ltd. London
UK / British
Very Fine minus ; originally folded (as issued)
Brian Keith, Burt Reynolds, Jan Michael Vincent, Robert Klein, Sally Field