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    Sunset Boulevard (Paramount, 1950). German A1 (23" X 33"). Director Billy Wilder created one of the greatest commentaries on how the movie business eats people up with this dark and ironic look at Hollywood. Gloria Swanson stars as an aging actress, Norma Desmond, who lusts for one last shot at stardom and one last 'fling' with a desperate screenwriter. This wonderful German poster used the same ad campaign used for the U.S. one sheet and has become one of the most popular movie posters from the 1950s. The poster has approximately two sets of staple marks per corner and some slight bumps to the corners as well. These minor flaws do not detract from the overall appeal of this great poster from a very moving film. Very Fine.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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