USA Empire Strikes Back Advance Teaser One-Sheet

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USA Empire Strikes Back Advance Teaser One-Sheet
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Other Info: This teaser poster debuted in late '79, to let everyone know that the second film in the Star Wars trilogy was "Coming to your galaxy this summer". Poster has the ominous Vader head photo, with glimmering helmet, set on a black starry background. The tagline at the top says, "Star Wars Continues", and the Empire Strikes Back logo in the middle third of the poster is in silver. The cast and credits area is at the bottom and the whole poster is framed with a nice white border. (Tag style info - Advance One Sheet)

Variations*: Two printing versions of this poster exist (NSS & Studio markings). In the bottom border of the National Screen Service version, it has "Advance One Sheet / Union bug litho - Property NSS disclaimer / Empire Strikes Back - Star Wars II 800001" coding. The Studio version only has "Advance One-Sheet" on the left hand side. Poster has also been reprinted in the smaller print size by Portal Publications, and there is a 27" x 40" reproduction by ZigZag posters printed in the mid 90's.

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Bottom of Advance Empire Strikes Back One-Sheet w/ NSS markings.