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    The Big Sleep (Warner Brothers, 1946). French Petite (23.5" X 31.5"). This classic Howard Hawks film noir was based on Raymond Chandler's first novel and introduced audiences to the hard-boiled, cynical private eye Philip Marlowe, masterfully portrayed by Humphrey Bogart. This was also the second film featuring the classic teaming of Bogart and Lauren Bacall, and their screen chemistry was absolutely electric. This wonderful French petite features the classic couple in several vignettes. Minor color touch on the lower part of the vertical fold is all that keeps this poster from grading much higher. Very Fine+ on Linen.

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