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    Some Like It Hot (United Artists, 1959). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style B.
    Stealing the starlight in any film from Marilyn Monroe is next to impossible, but Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon almost do just that in this laughfest from director Billy Wilder. With an irrepressible comedic flair, the actors play a pair of bumbling musicians hiding out in an all-female orchestra after witnessing a mob hit. They meet the lead singer, Sugar Kane (Monroe), and both fall in love with her. Unfortunately, organized crime boss Spats Columbo (George Raft) arrives to further complicate things. Some Like It Hot was the top money-making comedy of 1959, and received several Oscar nominations. Sugar and "the gals" light up this style B half sheet, which has retained nice color. The poster has been lightly handled, showing only pinholes in the borders, a staple hole at the crossfold, a smudge at the right side, a small stain in the center of the bottom border, and light wrinkling. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
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