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    All Quiet on the Western Front (Universal, R-1938). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    In 1938, Universal reissued this excellent anti-war film, the Oscar winner for Best Film of 1930. Certainly in 1938 war was on everyone's mind, as Europe was in turmoil. The angst-ridden image of soldier Lew Ayres was used on both the original and this re-release campaign. They simply couldn't find an image that came even close to portraying effectively the keen desperation felt in wartime. This poster has minor crossfold separations with slight paper loss on the bottom crossfold, a chip out of the bottom border, and a left corner bend. Both the original and this 1938 reissue are almost impossible to find and seldom turn up for sale, especially in this high an original grade. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2011
    25th-26th Friday-Saturday
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