King of Hearts

Beverly Hills, CA: Fildebroc / Compagnia Cinematografica Montoro / United Artists, 1966. Vintage borderless black-and-white studio still photograph from the 1966 French-Italian film. Seen is actor Alan Bates serenading the cast and crew on a busted piano.

At the end of WWI, the German army booby-traps a small French town, prompting mayhem and panic, and the local lunatics escape from an asylum. A lone Scottish soldier (Bates) is sent to disarm a bomb placed in the town square.

Shot on location in Oise, France.

8 x 10 inches. Two corner creases, else Near Fine.

[Book #139288]