Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    The Big Clock (Paramount, 1948). French Affiche (23.5" X 31.5").
    All clues point inward when George Stroud (Ray Milland) is tasked with finding a killer by publishing tycoon Charles Laughton, in this gripping, taut thriller. The film is directed by John Farrow and co-stars his wife, Maureen O'Sullivan, and Laughton's wife, Elsa Lanchester. We have never had the privilege of offering this striking design with Laughton's face on the clock, created by the noted French artist Boris Grisson. It had areas of slight missing paper in the top and bottom borders prior to professional restoration, and light edge wear is still apparent on the left side. The image area is untouched and the poster displays magnificently. Fine+ on Linen.


    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 808

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Nov 14, 2009 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 March 26 - 27 Movie Posters Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162144 spotlights


    Pardon My Sarong (Universal, 1942). Very Fine-. Lobby Card Set of 8
    BID NOW


    Star Wars (20th Century Fox, 1977). Folded, Very Fine+. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (United Artists, 1963). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Cinerama One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Cat People (RKO, 1942). Fine/Very Fine. Lobby Cards
    BID NOW


    The Spider Woman (Universal, 1944). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Insert
    BID NOW


    The Body Snatcher (RKO, 1945). Folded, Very Fine-. Insert
    BID NOW


    Three Stooges in Fiddlers Three (Columbia, 1948). Fine/Very Fine. Autographed Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Murder, My Sweet (RKO, 1944). Very Fine-. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search