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    City for Conquest (Warner Brothers, 1940). Insert (14" X 36").
    As tough guy Danny Kenny, James Cagney shines in this New York based melodrama directed by Anatole Litvak. Cagney is struggling to make it as a big time boxer, pay for a music education for younger brother Eddie (Arthur Kennedy), and win back ex-girlfriend Peggy Nash, played by the stunning Ann Sheridan. Set in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, this touching story also features a young Anthony Quinn as Murray Burns, who temporarily steals Sheridan's heart. With gorgeous portraits of Cagney and Sheridan, this linen-finish insert is a superb display piece. The poster has a bottom right corner chip, a tear in the top border, and one through the title with tape on the verso. A stand-out poster from a high point in Cagney's career. Rolled, Fine+.


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