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    Cleopatra (20th Century Fox, 1963). Six Sheet (83.5" X 83.75").
    "Lavish" hardly even begins to describe this enormous production, which began life as a modest $2 million movie. However, by the time all was said and done, the cost ballooned to $44 million (including $194,800 for star Elizabeth Taylor's 65 costumes, the most ever spent on outfits for a single actress to that point), and involved thousands of actors and extras, and over three years of production. The result was one of the most visually spectacular films in history, and one that is still enormously popular. Richard Burton and Rex Harrison starred opposite Taylor as Marc Antony and Julius Caesar, respectively, and the film claimed four Oscars with an additional five nominations. This is the sensational six sheet, a massive poster for a big movie. Signs of light handling include pinholes, fold wear, crossfold separations, and a couple of small tears in the background. Howard Terpning artwork. Folded, Very Fine-.


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    March, 2015
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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