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    The Bat Whispers (United Artists, R-1930s). Lobby Card (11" X 14"). Based on a book by Mary Roberts Rinehart, this remake of the 1926 silent film The Bat is a classic "old dark house" mystery, in which a costumed criminal - the Bat - terrorizes a lonely country estate. Both this version and the preceding silent film were directed by Roland West, a visionary auteur who had an unfortunately brief Hollywood career before retiring to run a restaurant in Santa Monica with his girlfriend, actress Thelma Todd. This lovely lobby card has two pinholes in the top center, light edge wear, and small corner bumps and creases, but it still presents very nicely. Note: This poster was misdescribed and is a reissue lobby card. Very Fine.

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    July, 2008
    11th-12th Friday-Saturday
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