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    Don't Bother to Knock (20th Century Fox, 1952). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Known up to this point for her bit parts and sexy light comedy roles, Marilyn Monroe's attempt to show the dramatic side of her acting range gained the attention of both critics and audiences alike, one of her first major steps towards superstardom. In this chilling thriller, she plays opposite Richard Widmark as a disturbed young babysitter, whose full instability is gradually revealed to nearly horrific ends. Displaying her bombshell good looks and undeniable sex appeal, this one sheet has had touchup to the folds, a few pinholes in the interior and borders, and small tears and nicks in the borders. There is faint writing bleedthrough still visible in the upper borders, as well as some discoloration in the image from restoration. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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