theater lobby with advertising and mannequin of a sea diver hanging from the ceiling

Paramount Theatre Interior with Movie Advertisement, 1955

The elegant décor of the Paramount interior can be seen in this image, showing an advertisement for the film “Underwater” with Jane Russell. The suspenseful drama is about two scuba divers who come across a shipwreck which may contain treasure. Their quest for gold is fraught with danger. The movie was filmed in a specially constructed underwater tank in an RKO Pictures sound stage.

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