During May 2023, eMoviePoster hosted three auctions with everything from photo stills and lobby cards to large quantity bulk lots. Collectively, the auctions saw a total of $328,913.
The Tuesday, May 9 auction of 1,616 US and international posters, lobby cards, stills, and more realized $147,417. Three surprising results from that auction were a Dracula Has Risen from The Grave one-sheet for $3,100, Dial M For Murder one-sheet for $1,666, and Sunrise 8” x 10” still for $1,150.
The Thursday, May 11 auction of 1,100 US and international posters and non-movie posters went for $101,864. Three top results were an Interstellar advance one-sheet for $1,910, Return of the Jedi printer’s test one-sheet for $1,850, and A Nightmare On Elm Street British quad for $1,612.
The Sunday, May 14 auction of 1,187 bulk lots that were filled with 48,765 items brought $79,632. Highlights were a lot of 13 folded horror/sci-fi one-sheets for $1,100, a lot of 41 folded horror/sci-fi one-sheets for $523, and a lot of 37 Walt Disney 8” x 10” stills for $480.
eMoviePoster has already received hundreds of consignments to their August Major Auction which starts on August 13, and a preview of some of those items is already available at the link above. They also have a special auction of vintage scripts, transparencies, and negatives that begins May 21.
Details on consigning are available on their website and collectors interested in bidding with them can sign up on their registration page.