Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    The Lady From Shanghai (Columbia, 1947). One Sheet (27" X 41"). A pleasant cruise to San Francisco kicks off an elaborate web of lies, deception, seduction, intrigue, and murder, in this chilling film noir thriller starring real-life couple Rita Hayworth and Orson Welles. The film's exciting climax in the hall of mirrors is unforgettable. Hayworth and Welles were married at the time this film was made, but their marriage was disintegrating, leading many to speculate that Welles made this film as an attempt to salvage the relationship. If that was his intention, he failed, as the couple divorced shortly after the picture was released. In an interesting bit of Hollywood trivia, it should be noted that the yacht upon which much of the action takes place was the Zaca, a craft belonging to Errol Flynn, who captained the vessel in between takes. This stunning one sheet, with its sizzling portrait of a blonde Hayworth, had pinholes in the corners, fold wear with crossfold separation, all of which have been addressed with professional restoration. Posters from this title are highly sought after and seldom appear on the market, so don't miss your chance to bid on this classic rarity! Very Fine- on Linen.

    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
    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 5,708

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) 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
    Only 14 days left to consign to the 2018 July 28 - 29 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 #161821 spotlights


    World War I Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1918). Third Liberty Loan Poster 'Good Bye, Dad,' Lawrence Harris Artwork
    BID NOW


    The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (Paramount, 1946). One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Thunderball (United Artists, 1965). Lobby Card Set of 8 & Lobby Cards (4)
    BID NOW


    Young Buffalo Bill (Republic, 1940). One Sheet
    BID NOW


    World War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1944). War Bonds Poster 'Buy That Invasion Bond!' R. Moore Artwork
    BID NOW


    Horror of Dracula (Universal International, 1958). Autographed Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    Mr. Moto's Gamble (20th Century Fox, 1938). Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW


    A Streetcar Named Desire (Warner Brothers, 1951). Half Sheet
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 April 7 - 8 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 7 - 8 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,941,232
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    Sunday Internet Movie Poster Auction
    REALIZED $42,246.47