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    Treasure of the Sierra Madre (Warner Brothers, R-1953). Insert (14" X 36"). "I know what gold does to men's souls." Writer-Director John Huston obviously knew the changes that gold causes in the men that it touches. The third of six collaborations between Huston and Humphrey Bogart, this film follows three honest men down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico. Fred C. Dobbs (Bogart), Bob Curtin (Tim Holt) and Howard (Walter Huston) pull together enough money from work and the lottery to grubstake an expedition for gold. Everything is fine until they start finding nuggets. One of the greatest of Hollywood films. This reissue insert has a tack hole at the top, light soiling on the fold lines, and a small stain in the credits. Several wonderful duotone images of Bogart. Very Fine+.

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