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    Dancers in the Dark (Paramount, 1934). German Poster (37.5" X 56").
    Jack Oakie stars as a bandleader who thinks his impressionable young friend will be led astray by his love interest, taxi dancer Miriam Hopkins. He sends the naive lad out of town, and subsequently begins to court Hopkins. A jealous gangster (George Raft) puts a hit out on Oakie, and a shoot-out leaves one of them dead, and one of them wounded. Who ends up with the lovely dancer is anyone's guess! The stone litho German poster presented here is full of swirling dancers and a cheeky portrait of Oakie, all in a dreamy palette of pastels. There is a German censor stamp dated 1934 in the bottom right corner. A Heritage first, the piece is in remarkable condition, and only needed touchup to the folds. Very Fine on Linen.


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