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    Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (MGM, 1958). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Although both Lana Turner and Grace Kelly were considered for the lead role in this sultry Tennessee Williams' drama, it's hard to imagine a finer Maggie the Cat than Elizabeth Taylor. Starring opposite Paul Newman, her surly, alcoholic husband, Taylor is the quintessential Southern belle--a vision of loveliness as she claws her way through the strife of the Pollitt family. A superb supporting cast includes Burl Ives, Jack Carson, and Judith Anderson. Poster artist Reynold Brown took a break from his usual monster illustrations to render a magnificent image of Ms. Maggie, complete with red "claws." Signs of light use include a tear in the right border, fold wear with tears, a burn hole in the top background, and wrinkling. Fine+.


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    July, 2012
    25th-26th Wednesday-Thursday
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