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    The Sea Beast (Warner Brothers, 1926). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    John Barrymore had always wanted to do a film version of Herman Melville's Moby Dick, and banking on Barrymore's box office appeal, Warner Brothers was happy to accommodate the star. The Sea Beast was a loose adaptation of the novel, rewritten to give the story more of a romantic flair. The 10-reel silent was the film on which Barrymore wooed Dolores Costello, whom he would marry soon after the picture wrapped. There are pinholes in the border, with two in the image area, a bit of surface paper loss beneath the titles, dust shadow on the top border, smudging on the right border, and areas of discoloration within the image. Rolled, Fine

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