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    The Great Dictator (United Artists, 1940). Lobby Cards (3) (11" X 14").
    In Charlie Chaplin's first real talkie, he takes full aim at the maniacal German leader Adolf Hitler, spoofing the dictator as Adenoid Hynkel. In a dual role, he ridicules the Nazis for their racism, by portraying a likeable Jewish barber who falls in love with Hannah, played by Chaplin's wife Paulette Goddard. One of the lobby cards has a small tear from the top border into the artwork, a right border scratch, and a tear in the image area. One card has been folded vertically and there is staining in the borders. Another card has tears in the right border with adhesive on the verso and wrinkling in the top and bottom borders. Complete lobby card sets for this film are rarely offered, so Chaplin fans, start your bidding! Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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