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    Thunder Road (United Artists, 1958). Poster (40" X 60").
    Robert Mitchum wrote and stars in this film about moonshiners in the mountains of Kentucky and Tennessee. The film became a cult classic and was featured at drive-in movie theaters in the South through the 1970s and 1980s. Mitchum's son, James, appears as his much younger brother in a role originally offered to Elvis Presley. This large format poster is hard to find, especially in good condition. The piece has light stains in the right border, smudging in the right background, a tear in the left border into the background, and a tear in the right border, a chip at the top right, creasing below the top border, top right corner, bottom border and credits, and pinholes in the borders. Heritage has never offered this rarity before and we are unaware of another copy ever being sold in auction! Rolled, Fine+.


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    July, 2013
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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