Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    It Happened One Night (Columbia, 1934). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    Half sheets for It Happened One Night are exceedingly rare, and this style A is the perfect homage to two screen legends, Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert. The pair were cast in this story about a spoiled heiress, tired of her father's control, who rebels and runs away from both her father and her new husband. Gable stars as a hungry reporter, looking for a great story, who stumbles across the runaway heiress and accompanies her on her "road trip" back to New York. Along the way, the two have some adventures and fall in love. The film was a huge success for the fledgling Columbia Pictures, and was the first film to sweep the five major Oscars including Best Actor, Actress, Picture, Director, and Screenplay. This hard-to-find treasure has been paperbacked to address a cut through the center of the image, and 2" of missing paper at the borders into the image area. The careful restoration has the piece displaying remarkably! Good on Paper.




    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,380

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

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    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 2019 March 23 - 24 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    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 #161843 spotlights


    World War I Victor Records Poster (Victor Talking Machine Company, 1917). Promotional Poster
    BID NOW


    Blackboard Jungle (MGM, 1955). Poster Style Y
    BID NOW


    One Million Years B.C./She Combo (Warner Pathe, R-1968). British Quad
    BID NOW


    A-Haunting We Will Go (20th Century Fox, 1942). Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Arsenic and Old Lace (Warner Brothers, 1944). Title Lobby Card & Lobby Cards (3)
    BID NOW


    Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (20th Century Fox, 1953). Half Sheet
    BID NOW


    Son of Dracula (Realart, R- 1948). Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    The Postman Always Rings Twice (MGM, 1946). Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 July 28 - 29 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 July 28 - 29 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,635,845
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    REALIZED $53,584.40