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    East of Eden (Warner Brothers, 1955). One Sheet (27" X 41"). This was the debut film that brought James Dean to the attention of the world and the only film released while he was still alive. The screenplay was based on John Steinbeck's great novel of the same name, a story about two brothers and their attempt to win their father's love. Released in 1955, the same year as Dean's "Rebel Without a Cause," this movie featured the actor in his sullen prime and was one of the films responsible for the cult that grew up around him. Dean's performances in both movies would establish him as an icon for the youthful discontent for decades to come. The poster has very light fold wear, pinholes in the corners, a small hole in the bottom right and a small tear on the top right. Very Fine on Linen.

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    July, 2007
    20th-21st Friday-Saturday
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