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    Two Arabian Knights (United Artists, 1927). Insert (14" X 36").
    William Boyd and Louis Wolheim are two World War I soldiers captured by Germans who escape by disguising themselves as Arabs in this Howard Hughes production. Mary Astor plays a harem girl in need of rescue in this, one of her earliest roles. Additionally, Boris Karloff can be seen as the villain pursuing Boyd and Wolheim after their escape. This outrageous comedy/adventure became a massive box office smash, and would earn director Lewis Milestone the only Oscar given for Best Comedy Direction. This hard to find insert shows staining in the upper right border, a chip in the lower right border, a chip in the lower border, a dust shadow in the right border, and a bend in the upper right corner. Rolled, Fine/Very Fine.


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