Invitation to the premiere of The Last Dragon

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  • Image for Invitation to the premiere of The Last Dragon
  • Image for Invitation to the premiere of The Last Dragon
  • Image for Invitation to the premiere of The Last Dragon
4 images
Created by
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919
Subject of
de Passe Entertainment, founded 1968
Owned by
Carry, Julius J. III, American, 1952 - 2008
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 7 x 5 in. (17.8 x 12.7 cm)
Type
invitations
Date
1985
Description
Bi-fold movie premiere invitation. The front features a collection of images of characters from the film on the front: a woman's face in the upper left corner; a man with a beam of light coming out of his hand in the center; standing woman wearing a dress in bottom center; and a man and woman looking at each other in the bottom right corner. Red and yellow lettering at the bottom [BERRY GORDY'S/THE LAST/DRAGON]. Red and yellow horizontal lines stretch across the center of the inside pages. White text on the left page [Experience the Power/of the Glow!]. Yellow and red text on the right side [Tri-Star Pictures/invites you and a guess/to the World Premiere of/BERRY GORDY'S/THE LAST/DRAGON/Thursday, March 21/7:00 PM/Plitt Century Plaza, Theatre #1/2040 Avenue of the Stars/Century City/Buffet dinner following screening./Black tie optional./Please R.S.V.P. early - (213) 201-2420]. Billing block information on the back page, yellow lettering on a black background. In an envelope addressed to Mr. Julius Carry from Tri-Star Pictures.
Topic
African American
Actors
Film
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, "I am the Master, Sho'Nuff!" Gift of Naomi Carry in loving memory of Julius J. Carry, III
Object number
2013.49.8.1
Restrictions & Rights
© TriStar Pictures. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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