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    The Awful Truth (Columbia, 1937). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Irene Dunne and Cary Grant had to improvise much of the dialogue for this screwball comedy, since no firm script had been developed. Initially, Grant was so intimidated by this prospect that he asked to be replaced on the film. Director Leo McCarey wouldn't let him out of the contract, which was quite a lucky break, as the film was nominated for six Academy Awards. Bursting with color and a delightful image of the two leads, this one sheet is a must-have for fans of the ad-libbing Grant! Only minor wear can be detected, including pinholes in the corners, smudges and a chip in the bottom right, a tear in the right border, fold wear, cross fold separation, and some tape on the verso. Fine/Very Fine.


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    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
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