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    Gun Crazy (United Artists, 1949). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    A longtime favorite for film noir fans, Joseph H. Lewis' gripping crime drama recounts a classic tale of romance, philosophy, and firearms. Combining the genre's signature calloused edge with its own special brand of existential violence, Gun Crazy takes audiences on a white knuckled ride where one man's shifting morals wage war against sheer lust. A hit with critics from the get-go, the explosive impact of the film owes just as much to the story's savage twists as it does to the subtle, yet powerful, sensuality laced throughout Peggy Cummins and John Dall's performances. The movie's fierce intensity even bleeds into this poster's fantastic image, which has had touchup applied to the folds, a reattached chip in the top left corner, and a small bit of restoration behind Peggy Cummins' back. Very Fine on Linen.


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