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    Death Takes a Holiday (Paramount, 1934). Window Card (14" X 22"). In this classic fantasy film, Fredric March portrays Death. He decides to assume earthly form in order to discover why humanity has such fear of him. While visiting Earth, no one dies, but things become more complicated when he falls in love with beautiful Evelyn Veneble. Fredric March, fresh off of winning the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of Dr. Jekyll, tackled the role of Death in one of the best fantasy films of the era. There was a two inch tear on the right border that was corrected with top-notch restoration. Some work has been done on the bottom part of the poster as well, and the top imprint area and the borders have been airbrushed. Fine/Very Fine on Paper.

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    March, 2008
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
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