Photos favorited by Gerald A. DeLuca

  • <p>August 1, 1933. German film.</p>
  • <p>During a restoration of the nearby Stanyan Park Hotel in 1982 this 1921 poster was revealed during asbestos removal. Photo from openSFhistory.org.</p>
  • <p>Night view of signage for “Fantasia” (November, 1940)</p>
  • <p>May 1, 1947</p>
  • <p>1-51</p>
  • <p>April 5, 1951.</p>
  • <p>June 9, 1954</p>
  • <p>Italian film star Roberto Benigni performed live here on June 6, 2009 in his TuttoDante interpretation of Dante’s “Inferno.”</p>
  • <p>May 1, 1968</p>
  • <p>Saturday night in Times Square. New York, 1957. Photo courtesy of the Riding Betties Facebook page.</p>
  • <p>In 1951.</p>
  • <p>In 1952. Italian films week.</p>
  • <p>August 3, 1933.</p>
  • <p>Keith’s New Theatre details, between 1902-1910. Note sign for “British Club.”</p>
  • <p>1954 image courtesy Jim Huber.</p>
  • <p>Circa November 1971.</p>
  • <p>November 25, 1959. “Big Jeeter” was the 1956 Italian film" Lauta Mancia.“ In the US it was also shown as "Big Dog Lost”.</p>
  • <p>Playing here April 2-7 after its Academy Award win for best picture of 2021.</p>
  • <p>Capture from 1942 historical documentary film footage posted on YouTube. Showing the 1941 Italian film “Scampolo” with Amedeo Nazzari and Lilia Silvi.</p>
  • <p>American premiere engagement opened March 3rd, 1942</p>
  • <p>The Russian film, “The Girl from Leningrad” draws crowds at the Stanley Theatre in New York circa 1942</p>
  • <p>Tax photo circa 1940.</p>
  • <p>January 26, 1945. Review of a Soviet film about German war crimes in Ukraine. Boston Globe.</p>
  • <p>September 24, 1970. Filmed in Italy, Russia, and Ukraine.</p>
  • <p>1947 photo courtesy of Jim Robb.</p>