'The Way Ahead', 1944
Lithograph film poster, after Abram Games (1914-1996), 1944.
This poster advertises 'The Way Ahead', a World War Two film starring David Niven and Stanley Holloway. The film was written by Eric Ambler and Peter Ustinov and directed by Carol Reed. It tells the story of a group of raw recruits who are trained by Niven's character, Lieutenant Jim Perry, and eventually led into battle in North Africa.
From a collection of 45 posters from World War Two (1939-1945).
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National Army Museum, Society gallery