Tagged: Biography

Dillinger US One Sheet

Dillinger | 1973 | US One Sheet

After a shoot-out in Kansas City which kills five FBI agents, the Bureau hunt down John Dillinger. John Dillinger and his gang’s bank robbing exploits make him something of folk heroes. Escaping from jail he finds Pretty Boy Floyd and Baby Face Nelson have joined the gang and pretty soon he is Public Enemy Number One. Now the G-men really are after him.

The Birth of a Nation ADVANCE UK One Sheet

The Birth of a Nation | 2016 | Advance | UK One Sheet

Set in the antebellum South, it follows Nat Turner, a literate slave and preacher, whose financially strained owner, Samuel Turner, accepts an offer to use Nat’s preaching to subdue unruly slaves. As he witnesses, countless atrocities – against himself and his fellow slaves – Nat orchestrates an uprising in the hopes of leading his people to freedom.

The Krays UK Front of House Lobby Card

The Krays | 1990 | UK Lobby Card

A fact-based movie chronicling the lives of twins, Ronald and Reginald Kray, who were born in London in 1934. They became notorious celebrities in 1960s London. The Krays were twin gangsters who ruled London’s stylish East End club scene, staking out their territory by committing the most violent crimes imaginable, preferring to perform the most torturous acts themselves.

American Gangster WASHINGTON Advance US One Sheet

American Gangster | 2007 | Advance Washington | US One Sheet

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. As a result, his product is superior to what is currently available on the street and his prices are lower. His alliance with the New York Mafia ensures his position. It is also the story of a dedicated and honest policeman, Richie Roberts, who heads up a joint narcotics task force with the Federal government. Based on a true story.

American Gangster CROWE Advance US One Sheet

American Gangster | 2007 | Advance Crowe | US One Sheet

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. As a result, his product is superior to what is currently available on the street and his prices are lower. His alliance with the New York Mafia ensures his position. It is also the story of a dedicated and honest policeman, Richie Roberts, who heads up a joint narcotics task force with the Federal government. Based on a true story.

Anthropoid Advance US One Sheet

Anthropoid | 2016 | Advance | US One Sheet

Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich’s third in command after Hitler and Himmler.

Legend UK Quad

Legend | 2015 | Final | UK Quad

The true story of London’s most notorious gangsters, twins Reggie and Ronnie Kray. As the brothers rise through the criminal underworld, Ronnie advances the family business with violence and intimidation while Reggie struggles to go legitimate for local girl Frances Shea. In and out of prison, Ronnie’s unpredictable tendencies and the slow disintegration of Reggie’s marriage threaten to bring the brothers’ empire tumbling to the ground.

Raging Bull UK Quad

Raging Bull | 1980 | Final | UK Quad

When Jake LaMotta steps into a boxing ring and obliterates his opponent, he’s a prizefighter. But when he treats his family and friends the same way, he’s a ticking time bomb, ready to go off at any moment. Though LaMotta wants his family’s love, something always seems to come between them. Perhaps it’s his violent bouts of paranoia and jealousy. This kind of rage helped make him a champ, but in real life, he winds up in the ring alone.

Everest Cast Style UK Quad

Everest | 2015 | Cast Style | UK Quad

On the morning of the 10th May 1996, Rob’s team was joined by Scott Fischer’s Mountain Madness company, on a joint expedition to start their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. With little warning, a violent storm strikes the mountain, engulfing the adventurers in one of the fiercest blizzards ever encountered by man. Challenged by the harshest conditions imaginable, the teams must endure blistering winds and freezing temperatures in an epic battle to survive against nearly impossible odds.

Serpico UK Quad

Serpico | 1973 | UK Quad

Serpico is a 1973 American neo-noir crime drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Al Pacino. Waldo Salt and Norman Wexler wrote the screenplay, adapting Peter Maas’s biography of...