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    Bridge On The River Kwai (Columbia, 1958). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style B. Director David Lean's classic wartime drama garnered Best Picture in 1957 along with six other awards including Best Director. An interesting historical footnote tells us that Howard Hawks was originally offered the director's job. He declined because he didn't feel the movie-going public would embrace an all-male cast. Offered in this lot is the more scarce photographic style poster which many prefer to the other style. The one sheet has some nicks and tears along the edge, a two-inch fold tear on the bottom border, several pinholes and two small sections of missing paper on the top leading edge of the border. Fine+.

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    July, 2005
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