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    To Catch a Thief (Paramount, 1955). Very Fine- on Linen. One Sheet (27.5" X 41").
    It took the urging of suspense director Sir Alfred Hitchcock to lure Cary Grant out of retirement to play John "The Cat" Robie, a retired jewel thief framed for a series of copycat thefts of the rich tourists on holiday. Using the background of the enchanting French Riviera, both he and the elegant Grace Kelly (in her final Hitchcock film) are simply electric in this thriller. The film used VistaVision for the first of five films for Hitchcock and garnered an Oscar for Color Cinematography for his effort. Restoration has been applied to address some fold wear and separation, pinholes, small tears, as well as a couple of very minor chips. The borders have been partially airbrushed and overall, the poster shows beautifully.


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