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    The Drag Net (Paramount, 1928). Half Sheet (22" X 28") Style A.
    This Josef von Sternberg crime drama stars George Bancroft as "Two-Gun" Nolan, a tough guy cop who believes he has accidentally killed his partner. Unfortunately for Nolan, but he's completely unaware that his partner was actually murdered by gangster "Dapper" Frank Kent (William Powell). This was Bancroft's follow-up to his earlier gangster classic, Underworld (1927) and depicts the star on the other side of the law this time around. This early gangster classic would help set the tone for the bullet-riddled mayhem that would burst on the silver screen during the early 1930s. Professional restoration has addressed small tears and chips in the borders, pinholes, creasing in the interior, and applied touchup to the folds. Some of the creasing is still visible. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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