Lobby card for the film Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

Manufactured by
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919
Subject of
Poitier, Sidney, Bahamian American, born 1927
Tracy, Spencer, American, 1900 - 1967
Katharine Hepburn, American, 1907 - 2003
Date
1967
Medium
ink on poster board
Dimensions
H x W: 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Description
Lobby card features a color still from the film "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?" Sidney Poitier stands to the far left of the frame and looks down at a seated Spencer Tracy while Katharine Hepburn sits to Tracy's right, perched on a bookshelf. Poitier and Tracy wear suit jackets while Hepburn wears a black cap and vest. A white box with blue and red text in the bottom left corner reads, [Columbia Pictures presents a / Stanley Kramer / production / Spencer / Tracy / Sidney / Poitier / Katharine / Hepburn / guess who's / coming to dinner / and introducing / Katharine Houghton / Music by DeVol · Written by William Rose / Produced and directed by Stanley Kramer · Technicolor®]. Black type in the bottom left corner of the lobby card reads, [Copyright ©1967 by Columbia Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved].
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Type
lobby cards
Topic
Actors
Hollywood (Film)
Race relations
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.134.7
Restrictions & Rights
© 1967 Columbia Pictures Corporation. Permission required for use.
GUID
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