Ten Valuable Jeremiah Johnson (1972) Movie Posters & Collectibles
Warner Bros'. Jeremiah Johnson wandered into movie theaters in 1972. Directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Robert Redford, Will Geer, Delle Bolton, Josh Albee. Stefan Gierasch and Joaquin Martinez, Jeremiah Johnson features Redford in the title role as a legendary mountain man in the 1840s American West. Jeremiah Johnson debuted in Sweden on September 10, 1972, later earning a Palm d'Or nomination at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival.
Here are ten valuable Jeremiah Johnson movie posters and collectibles that are sure to please Robert Redford fans and movie memorabilia collectors. " I am Bear Claw Chris Lapp, bloodkin to the grizzer that bit Jim Bridger's ass! YOU are molesting my hunt!" Will Geer as Bear Claw to Robert Redford's Jeremiah Johnson
Jeremiah Johnson One Sheet Style B Movie Poster
A one sheet style B movie poster (27x41-inches) in very fine- condition sold at auction for $34. Jeremiah Johnson was filmed on location in the snowy Grand Tetons of picturesque Utah.
Jeremiah Johnson one sheet style B poster $34
Jeremiah Johnson One Sheet Style C Movie Poster
A one sheet style C movie poster (27x41-inches) in very fine+ condition brought $89.63 at auction. Jeremiah Johnson was based on the real-life mountain man John Johnston, who cut out and ate the livers of Crow Indians he had killed in vengeance for murdering his wife.
Jeremiah Johnson one sheet style C poster $89.63
Jeremiah Johnson Insert Movie Poster
An insert movie poster (14x36-inches) in fine/very fine condition sold at auction for $28.
Jeremiah Johnson One Sheet Style A Movie Poster
A one sheet style A movie poster (27x41-inches) in fine+ condition fetched a top bid of $33 at auction. As originally envisioned, Clint Eastwood was to star as Jeremiah Johnson with Sam Peckinpah in the director's chair.
Jeremiah Johnson one sheet style A poster $33
Jeremiah Johnson 40x60 Movie Poster
A 40x60-inch movie poster in very fine condition brought $23 at auction.
Jeremiah Johnson Lobby Card Set
A complete set of eight lobby cards in near mint- condition sold at auction for $65.73. Moviegoers in 1972 might have glimpsed these cards on display in theater lobbies.
Jeremiah Johnson lobby set $65.73
Jeremiah Johnson Japanese B2 Movie Poster
A Japanese B2 movie poster (20x28-inches) in very fine condition brought $31 at auction.
Jeremiah Johnson Yugoslavian Movie Poster
A Yugoslavian movie poster (18x26-inches) in very fine condition sold at auction for a modest $11. Its design is the same as the American one sheet style A poster.
Jeremiah Johnson Polish One Sheet Movie Poster
A Polish one sheet movie poster (23x33-inches) in fine/very fine condition brought $30 at auction. Polish movie posters are renowned for their offbeat graphics. The poster's artist is Jacek Neugebauer.
Jeremiah Johnson Polish one sheet poster $30
Jeremiah Johnson Movie Pressbook
A movie pressbook is valued at $15-20. Pressbooks were distributed to movie theater owners for promotional purposes.
Jeremiah Johnson Movie Memorabilia Credits & Top Image
- All auction results courtesy Heritage Auctions, Dallas, Texas
- Top image: Jeremiah Johnson half sheet movie poster (22x28-inches) in fine/very fine condition $26
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