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    Bringing Up Baby (RKO, 1938). One Sheet (27" X 41"). Considered by many to be one of the best of the screwball comedies, this film, with its frantic pace, absurd antics, and zany pratfalls was director Howard Hawks at his best. This was the second of four films co-starring Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant, the others being Holiday, The Philadelphia Story, and Sylvia Scarlett. Original posters for this classic comedy have always been hard to come by, since surprisingly, it was not a hit when first released in 1938. This extremely rare poster has had its borders replaced, and there was significant chipping and paper loss, along with multiple very large tears in the field. Professional restoration has addressed all of these issues, giving it a gorgeous, fresh appearance. Good on Linen.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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