|Posters - Cinema|
Il Ritorno di Diavolik The Golden Bat Ogon Batto Italy / 1968 / Cinema Posters / Renato Casaro / 139.5x100 Original vintage movie poster for the Italian release of a 1966 sci-fi superhero Japanese film Ogon Batto (The Golden Bat / Il Ritorno di Diavolik) directed by Hajime Sato based on the Japanese comic book character Fantaman released in Italy in 1968 with the names of the director and cast changed to American names: Terence Marvin Jr for the director and Thomas Lee, Peter Conway and Deborah Scott for the actors. Great artwork featuring the character of the Golden Bat wearing a skull head mask and a red costume with a cape and black gloves, firing shots with an automatic rifle as a scantily dressed young lady holds on to him and looks out to the viewer, in front of a large shooting target against the black background with the stylised title text in yellow letters below. Printed in Italy by Polichrom. Large size. Good condition, restored folds, restored losses in left margin, backed on linen.