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    The Women (MGM, 1939). One Sheet (27" X 41") Style D.
    This fast-paced drama, with its all-star, all female cast, is directed by George Cukor and is based on Clare Booth Luce's hit play of the same name. With some of the biggest names in 1930s Hollywood including Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine, Ruth Hussey, Virginia Grey, and more, Cukor had his hands full, but the result is a humorous look at the damage women do to each other when it comes to men. Screenwriter Anita Loos is responsible for much of the success of the film which is full of snappy, witty dialogue. This rare style D format features Crawford, Shearer, and Russell, along with an inset of the great fashion show scene, which was filmed in Technicolor. The poster has been professionally restored to address small chips in the borders, a tear in the right side, and small tears in the left border. This bright and special poster now displays extremely well. We are proud to offer this rarely seen format here for the first time. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    November, 2009
    11th-14th Wednesday-Saturday
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