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    A Streetcar Named Desire (Warner Brothers, 1951). Half Sheet (22" X 28").
    This classic film adaptation of Tennessee Williams's Pulitzer Prize-winning play won four Academy Awards, including Best Actress (Vivien Leigh), Best Supporting Actor (Karl Malden), and Best Supporting Actress (Kim Hunter), as well as eight additional nominations, including Best Actor (Marlon Brando), Best Director (Elia Kazan), Best Picture, and Best Writing (Tennessee Williams). Considered one of Brando's most powerful roles, the part of Stanley was originally offered to John Garfield, who turned it down as he did not want to be overshadowed by a female lead. This dramatic half sheet has paper tape on the reverse, pinholes in the corners, small tears and smudging in the borders, and a bend in the bottom left corner. This is considered to be perhaps the best format poster for this film. Rolled, Fine.


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