The Big Sky

foreign flyer for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign lobby card for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

The Big Sky premiered Jul 22, 1952 in Chicago with a wider release on Aug 19.  It was Howard Hawks’ 36th film.

The Big Sky

Dewey Martin fights an unnamed extra in a foregin lobby card for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign poster for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

Elizabeth Threatt takes advantage of Kirk Douglas asleep in a publicity still for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign poster for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

original lobby card for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign lobby card for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign poster for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

foreign poster for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

Elizabeth Threatt, Arthur Hunnicut and Dewey Martin in a foreign lobby card for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

original insert poster for The Big Sky (1952)

The Big Sky

The back of this publicity still reads

DM-13J thru 26 J.  RISING STAR…A bright new star in Hollywood’s galaxy is Dewey Martin, most recently seen in Winchester Pictures “The Big Sky” which RKO Radio distributes.  Dewey, who hails from Texas, was discovered by producer-director Howard Hawks and made a noteworthy film bow for his mentor in “The Thing — From Another World.”

 

The Big Sky

Dewey Martin as Boone Caudill in a publicity still for The Big Sky (1952)