The Tender Trap movie poster


Poster for the 1955 MGM film The Tender Trap starring Frank Sinatra, Debbie Reynolds, David Wayne, and Celeste Holm. This musical comedy follows agent Charlie Reader (Sinatra) and his best friend Joe McCall (Wayne) as they navigate life and love in New York. The film produced an Academy Award nominated song “(Love Is) the Tender Trap,” which Sinatra would continue to sing throughout his career.

Date Made: 1955

Depicted (Sitter): Sinatra, FrankReynolds, DebbieMaker: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corporation

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: MovieEntertainment, Film


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2015.0215.1418Accession Number: 2015.0215Catalog Number: 2015.0215.1418Maker Number: 55/456

Object Name: poster

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 36 in x 14 in; 91.44 cm x 35.56 cm


Record Id: nmah_1806048

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