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    Jailhouse Rock (MGM, 1957). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Legend has it that Elvis never saw this movie as his young co-star Judy Tyler tragically died in a car crash before the film was released. Elvis plays himself for the most part, and his nature shines through effectively when confronted with pretense, providing many of the film's more enjoyable moments. The "Jailhouse Rock" number is still one of the greats in screen musical performances. This one sheet is the most desirable of all of the King's posters. There is some slight foldline wear with a very small amount of paper loss at the upper crossfold. The poster has been professionally restored and displays very well. The upper crossfold repair is in Elvis' forehead and has been very lightly airbrushed. Very Fine on Linen.

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    July, 2005
    15th Friday
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