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    The Night of the Hunter (United Artists, 1955). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    Fans of this nightmarish film noir will no doubt want to add this incredible half sheet to their collection, as this is the first time Heritage has offered the rare style B. The only movie directed by actor Charles Laughton, the film is a moral story of good versus evil told from the perspective of children. Stating it as his personal favorite, star Robert Mitchum was at the top of his game as a terrifying preacher in search of hidden money stolen by his deceased prison cellmate. Shelley Winters is the mother of the children, and Lillian Gish delivers a powerful performance as the children's protector. This hard to find poster shows three tears in the lower border with one slightly into the background, a small tear in the upper left corner, light wear along the upper edge, some creasing, and minor bleedthrough from writing on the verso. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2015
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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