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    The Big Heat (Columbia, 1953). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Tough cop Dave Bannion (Glenn Ford) investigates the death of a police sergeant, but when things get too hot, his boss takes him off the case. Then his wife is killed by a mob hit meant for him, and he goes on a rampage to bring the bad guys to justice. Gloria Grahame is the disfigured ex-moll of one of the gangsters, and Jeanette Nolan and Dorothy Green add to the eye candy. Fritz Lang directs what was considered an extremely violent film for its day. If you're looking for crime-noir paper, you can't do much better than this sultry sheet, with Ford and Grahame locked into a tense confrontation. The poster is in outstanding condition, with pinpoint crossfold separations and some light wrinkling near the bottom being the only issues of note. No crime buff should be without this stunning sheet. Very Fine+.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    7th-8th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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