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Auction #161825 spotlights


Shane (Paramount, 1953). One Sheet Ercole Brini Artwork
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A Clockwork Orange (Warner Brothers, 1971). Half Sheet X-Rated Style, Philip Castle Artwork
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Dirty Harry (Warner Brothers, 1971). Half Sheet
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The Green Hornet (Universal, 1940). Title Lobby Card Chapter 2 -- "Thundering Terror."
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The Mummy (Universal International, 1959). Half Sheet
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Shadow of the Thin Man (MGM, 1941). Title Lobby Card
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It Came from Outer Space (Universal International, 1953). Title Lobby Card 3-D Style
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On Any Sunday (Cinema 5, 1971). Day-Glo Half Sheet
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