Ayn Rand


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The Fountainhead - Publicity Stills
Here are a few Publicity Stills from The Fountainhead (1949). Publicity stills were specially-posed photos, usually taken off the set, for purposes of publicity or reference for promotional artwork.
The Fountainhead - Lobby Card Set
Here is a set of Lobby Cards from The Fountainhead (1949). Lobby Cards were 11" x 14" posters that came in sets of 8. As the name implies, they were most often displayed in movie theater lobbies, to advertise current or coming attractions.

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Fountainhead, The (1949) - The Tall Guy Down At The Quarry Fierce heiress and architecture writer Dominique (Patricia Neal) had intended to cause the hunky laborer (Gary Cooper) working at her father's quarry to fix her fireplace, not knowing the he's the fiercely independent architect Roark, King Vidor directing highly suggestive sequences, in The Fountainhead, 1949, from Ayn Rand's novel and screenplay.
Fountainhead, The (1949) - I Set My Own Standards Several suits (Moroni Olsen as "the Chairman") are shocked when architect Roark (Gary Cooper) rejects their commission, with evil critic Toohey (Robert Douglas) observing, in King Vidor's The Fountainhead, 1949, from the Ayn Rand novel.
Fountainhead, The (1949) - I've Never Hired A Good Architect Obsequious critic Toohey (Robert Douglas) pitches a popular architect to bored newspaper titan Wynand (Raymond Massey) early in The Fountainhead, 1949, directed by King Vidor, from Ayn Rand's novel and script.
Fountainhead, The (1949) - You'd Better Not Be Insolent Idealistic architeture writer Dominique (Patricia Neal) exchanges glances with genius architect Roark (Gary Cooper) who's doing manual labor at her father's Connecticut quarry, not knowing who he is, then visits again, in King Vidor's The Fountainhead, 1949, from the Ayn Rand novel.
Fountainhead, The (1949) - Opening, Roark Hero Howard Roark (Gary Cooper) is introduced through encounters with a dean (Paul Stanton), fellow student Keating (Kent Smith) and architect Cameron (Henry Hull) in the opening to King Vidor's The Fountainhead, 1949, from the Ayn Rand novel.

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