Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    A Streetcar Named Desire (Warner Brothers, 1951). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Director Elia Kazan deftly transformed Tennessee Williams' sensational Broadway hit play into a true screen classic. It became the biggest film of the year and was nominated for twelve Academy Awards, winning four -- Best Supporting Actor and Actress (Karl Malden and Kim Hunter), Best Actress (Vivien Leigh), and Best Art Direction. Leigh gives the performance of a lifetime as the shattered Blanch DuBois, whose grip on reality grows more tenuous throughout the film, and Marlon Brando became a star due to his powerful role as Stanley Kowalski. The two stars share a poignant moment on this highly collected one sheet. The piece shows tears in the bottom and top borders that extend slightly into the background, pinholes, and slight fold separation, all with tape on the verso. Light wrinkling and extra vertical creases can also be detected, but the piece still displays very well. Fine+.


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

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 481

    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 2020 March 21 - 22 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 #161941 spotlights


    Babes in Arms (MGM, 1939). Fine- on Linen. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Rio Bravo (Warner Brothers, 1959). Fine/Very Fine on Linen. French Grande (44.5" X 62.5") Jean Mascii Artwork
    BID NOW


    Godzilla vs. the Thing (American International, 1964). Folded, Very Fine-. Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    Charlie Chan in the Secret Service (Monogram, 1944). Fine on Linen. Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    Raiders of the Lost Ark (Paramount, 1981). Folded, Very Fine/Near Mint. Die-Cut Standee
    BID NOW


    Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (Buena Vista, 1955). Folded, Very Fine-. Six Sheet
    BID NOW


    The Big Sleep (Warner Brothers, 1946). Very Fine-. Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Blonde Venus (Paramount, 1932). Fine. Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 July 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 July 27 - 28 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,976,816
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Movie Posters Weekly Online Auction
    REALIZED $65,512.60