The Train



“In 1944, a German colonel loads a train with French art treasures to send to Germany. The Resistance must stop it without damaging the cargo.”

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A stunning and truly dynamic looking British film poster from 1964. This original UK quad for John Frankenheimer’s “The Train” is a magnificent piece of ‘Boys Own’ adventure artwork. Superb all-action illustration by Frank McCarthy (most famous for the Thunderball, You Only Live Twice and On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Bond posters). From first year of release 1964 this is an original British quad film poster. Originally folded (as issued) the beautiful restored example offered here has been conservation linen backed to a very high standard and now displays and presents to excellent effect with vibrant and unfaded colours. Ready to frame this poster represents a fine item of an extremely scarce and collectable British action cinema movie memorabilia that is rarely offered for sale.

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UK Quad / Single Sided / (30″ x 40″) / Printed in England. Stafford & Co Ltd. Nottingham and London

Country of Origin

British / UK


Very Fine Plus / Originally Folded (as issued) – now Conservation Linen Backed


John Frankenheimer


Burt Lancaster, Jeanne Moreau, Paul Scofield, Richard Munch, Suzanne Flon, Wolfgang Preiss

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