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    Nothing Sacred (United Artists, 1937). One Sheet (27" X 41") Fight Style.
    Carole Lombard had proven herself a fine comedienne in My Man Godfrey and was at the top of her game when she made this film, one of the finest screwball comedies of the genre. It was a complete expose of the hypocrisy that exists in our culture. Lombard portrays a woman dying of radium poisoning and Fredric March is a reporter who wants to use her story to further his own career with a newspaper. The sparks begin to fly when he discovers that she's not dying at all but is using him to get a free trip to New York where she's become the toast of the town. This is the rarer "fight style" poster as it was designed to look just like the fight posters used at boxing matches. There was a chip off of the upper right corner and pinholes in the others. There has been retouching to the fold lines and to small bits of paper loss at the center points. There were some slight stains in the white areas that have been touched up as well. Fine+ on Linen.


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