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Roquemore, Cliff Movie Posters

Original Vintage Movie Posters @ Film/Art Gallery

Roquemore, Cliff Movie Posters


Original Vintage Movie Posters @ Film/Art Gallery

Welcome to the official Film/Art Gallery collection of original Cliff Roquemore vintage movie posters from his critically acclaimed catalog of timeless cinematic creations.

American director, writer, and producer Cliff Roquemore (September 28, 1948 – February 5, 2002) began his career in Detroit Theater and started writing and directing stage plays in Motown venues as Concept East and the Vest Pocket Theatre. He was actively involved with the production of several ethnic sub-genres of Blaxploitation or exploitation films. Roquemore's films include The Human Tornado (1976), directed by himself and is a sequel to Dolemite, Petey Wheatstraw (1978), a comedy horror film starring comedian Rudy Ray Moore alongside Jimmy Lynch, Ebony Wright, Leroy Daniels, and the participation of Ernest Mayhand and Wildman, and Disco Godfather (1979), starring Rudy Ray Moore and Carol Speed and directed by J. Robert Wagoner, released by Transvue Pictures.

Roquemore was recognized and won the NAACP Image Awards in writing the award-winning musical The Gospel Truth which toured nationally. In addition to his films, he created the musicals Showgirls and Color Me Dorothy - The Dorothy Dandridge Story with Motown songwriter William Stevenson. He also directed and was responsible for American singer, actress, and songwriter Eartha Kitt's sucessful one-woman show in 1990. Cliff also worked and served as an acting teacher at The Inner City Cultural Center in Los Angeles California, founded by C. Bernard Jackson.

He died of cancer in February, 2002 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of fifty-three with his wife Jennifer, his children, and close family.

Film/Art Gallery’s collection of original Cliff Roquemore movie posters includes a French 1 panel (47x63) of The Human Tornado (Dolemite II) (1976), the blaxploitation movie starring Rudy Ray Moore as "Dolemite". Cliff Roquemore poster collection also includes 1 Sheet (27x41) poster for The Human Tornado (Dolemite II). The collection also includes other Cliff Roquemore posters.

Film/Art Gallery movie posters are original prints and film poster collectibles. These are original movie posters. We do not carry any movie poster reproductions or reprints of any kind.