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    Bus Stop (20th Century Fox, 1956). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    By 1956, Marilyn Monroe had become a star with successes in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, How to Marry a Millionaire, and especially The Seven Year Itch and was in a much stronger negotiating position with her studio. This film marks the first made by Marilyn Monroe Productions, along with a salary that finally reflected her worth and the presence of noted dramatic coach Paula Strasberg, who would be on the set of all subsequent Monroe pictures. Her hard work paid off and Monroe received critical praise for her performance as down-and-out saloon singer Chérie and her rendition of "That Old Black Magic" by Harold Arlen and Johnny Mercer. The poster has vibrant colors and has been folded back two inches from the bottom border and two inches from the top. There is also an additional vertical fold. There are pinholes in the corners and grease pencil marks on the verso which just barely show through. Folded, Fine+.


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    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
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