Going To The Pictures

Souvenir Brochures from Cinemas (1)

Below is a selection of souvenir film brochures that were available to buy from cinemas showing the relevant film. These brochures were regularly produced and sold to accompany the release of what were described at the time as “epic” films.

The brochures contained details of the stars appearing in the films, the technical credits, stills and a synopsis of the film together with historical data if appropriate.

Souvenir Brochure 55 Days at Peking web

Souvenir Brochure Cleopatra web

Souvenir Brochure Ben Hur web

Souvenir Brochure El Cid web

Souvenir Brochure Dr Zhivago web

Souvenir Brochure King of Kings web